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Korean Mountaineer Rescued

Yosemite, CA — The Korean mountaineer that survived a Monday afternoon avalance at Half Dome has been rescued.

38 year old Jun Ho Wang was lifted from the scene at Half Dome by a C.H.P. helicopter at 8:30 this morning and then transfered by ground transport to Doctors Medical Center in Modesto for evaluation.

Wang has suffered a fractured left femur. Any other injuries have yet to be identified.

Written by bill.johnson@mlode.com