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Man falls while climbing on Crowders Mountain

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(Courtesy: The Gastonia Fire Department) (Courtesy: The Gastonia Fire Department)
(Courtesy: The Gastonia Fire Department) (Courtesy: The Gastonia Fire Department)
CROWDERS MOUNTAIN, NC (WBTV) -

A man is in the hospital after officials say he fell from a practice wall at Crowders Mountain on Monday afternoon.

The call came in just before 1 p.m. from Park Office Lane. Emergency crews said a man in his late 20s had fallen 15 to 20 feet, and was seriously injured.

That person, whose name has not been released, was transported to Caromont Regional after the fall.

He is expected to be okay.

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