The climber, a 29 year old male from Bellingham, Wa. was climbing the face of a cliff when his anchor that he had set pulled out of the rock, causing him to fall approximtely 60 feet.
With the efforts of the above agencies and Life Flight, the rescue teams were able to hike out, recover him and fly him via helicopter to Yakima Regional Hospital within a couple of hours.
When he had fallen, he was wearing safety equipment and a helmet.
He is expected to recover from his injuries.