Climber rescue under way at Mount Rainier
Originally published June 14, 2011 at 9:32 a.m., updated June 14, 2011 at 9:32 a.m.
ASHFORD, Wash. (AP) -- KIRO-TV reports Mount Rainier National Park rangers are attempting to rescue a climber who is stuck with hypothermia and frostbite near Liberty Ridge.
Park spokeswoman Patti Wold said the climber was in a party of three that left White River on Friday.
KOMO Radio reports a helicopter from Joint Base Lewis-McChord also is responding.
Information from: KIRO-TV, htthttp://www.kirotv.com/index.html