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Crews Rescue Two Climbers on Mt. Baker

Rescuers airlifted the pair off a steep slope at 8,800 feet.

Mt. BakerCurt Smith

Rescuers responded to a call for help from an injured climber on Mt. Baker last Sunday, successfully airlifting him and his hiking partner to safety from a 8,800-foot rock slope. The injured man had broken his arm and some ribs.