Climber trapped for hours after fall in Snowdonia

A man climbing the Llanberis Pass in Snowdonia was trapped for three and a half hour after his arm was jammed in a crevice on Sunday. The 28-year-old man from Aberdyfi in Gwynedd was on a climb known as Noah’s Warning, 1,000ft up Dinas Cromlech.

He was in a party of four when he slipped and his arm became wedged in rocks. He was eventually freed by the Llanberis mountain rescue team, firefighters and a group from of cave rescuers from Flintshire. He was flown to hospital in Bangor by RAF Sea King helicopter.