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Geologist: Yosemite rock falls don't mean more danger - Seattle Times

This Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017 photo provided by climber Ryan Sheridan shows a new rock fall from El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, Calif. Sheridan had just reached the top of El Capitan when Thursday's slide let loose... (Ryan Sheridan via AP) More ...and more »

One Dead as Two Major Rockfalls in Two Days Rattle Yosemite's El Capitan - Gizmodo

At least one man is dead following a dramatic series of rockslides at Yosemite's iconic El Capitan on Wednesday. A second “significantly larger” rockfall occurred a day later, dropping thousands of tons of rock to the forest floor below. For a period ...and more »

'He dived on top of me': Woman injured in Yosemite rockfall says husband died shielding her - Washington Post

The person who was killed Wednesday after a large rock fell off Yosemite National Park's popular El Capitan rock formation has been identified as Andrew Foster, a 32-year-old climber from Wales, according to British media. The falling rock also ...and more »

Yosemite climber died saving his wife from El Capitan rockfall - New York Daily News

Climber/skier Andrew Foster, 32, of Wales with wife Lucy Foster in a Facebook photo. He was killed in a rockslide in Yosemite on Sept. 27, 2017. (Facebook). BY Jessica Schladebeck. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Saturday, September 30, 2017, 11:23 AM. A climber ...and more »

'He saved my life': Brit climber killed in Yosemite died protecting wife from 1300 tonne rock fall -

A Brit crushed to death by 1,300 tonnes of rock in Yosemite National Park was killed trying to save his wife, it has emerged. Climbing enthusiasts Andy and Lucy Foster were celebrating their first year of marriage with an adventure holiday in ...and more »

Double rock falls at famed Yosemite don't deter climbers - CTV News

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. -- A geological analysis Friday found there was no more danger than usual of another giant rock fall after two huge slides, including one involving a slab of granite the size of a 36-story building, occurred this week on ...and more »

Rocks Crash Through Sunroof; Florida Man Injured In Yosemite Slide - CBS Miami

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (CBSMiami/AP) — A Florida man driving in Yosemite National Park with an SUV full of relatives was injured in the latest rock slide in the popular tourist destination, authorities said. Jim Evans, of Naples, Florida, suffered a ...and more »

Climber Falls From Cathedral Spire, Marking Third Incident In Yosemite This Week - HuffPost

The accident follows a series of rockfalls on El Capitan that injured two and killed one Wednesday. By Doha Madani. A climber fell from Higher Cathedral Spire in Yosemite Valley on Friday, marking the third accident in the national park in three days ...and more »

Yosemite rockfall victims were on dream vacation of adventure - SFGate

The victim tragically crushed to death by Wednesday's rockfall in Yosemite was identified as Andrew Foster, a 32-year-old Welsh climber. Foster and his wife, who is in critical condition, were hit by a massive slab of rock that broke off the world's ...and more »

Welsh climber killed in Yosemite tried to save wife from falling rocks - Minneapolis Star Tribune

John P. DeGrazio, YExplore Yosemite Adventures via AP A cloud of dust is seen in the distance on El Capitan after a major rock fall in Yosemite National Park, Calif., on Wednesday. Text size. share · tweet · email. Print. more. Share on: Share on ...and more »