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Climber killed by Yosemite rock fall 'saved wife' - BBC News

A climber who was killed by falling rocks at Yosemite National Park in California saved his wife's life, his aunt has said. Andrew Foster, 32, from Cardiff, was trapped while his wife, Lucy, 28, was seriously hurt when granite fell from the El Capitan ...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 »

No increased danger after Yosemite rocks fall - Phys.Org

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 the famed El Capitan rock formation.and more »

Yosemite climber Andrew Foster died saving wife from rockfall - The Times

A British climber was crushed to death in Yosemite National Park after he dived on top of his wife to save her from a colossal rockfall, she said yesterday. Andrew and Lucy Foster had decided to celebrate their first wedding anniversary with a trip to ...and more »

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

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 »

Climber who died in rock fall at Yosemite was celebrating first wedding anniversary - Fox News

The British man killed Wednesday after being crushed by a granite slab that fell off of Yosemite National Park's El Capitan formation was celebrating his first wedding anniversary with his wife. Witnesses saw Andrew Foster, 32, and his wife, Lucy, 28 ...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 »

Rock climber falls in Yosemite Park in third incident in one week - Fox News

A rock climber fell Friday in Yosemite National Park and had to be airlifted out of the area, KRON 4 reported. The National Park Service reportedly sent a helicopter to the Higher Cathedral Spire to help rescue the climber. This is the third incident ...and more »

These Climbers Watched The Rocks Fall Twice In Yosemite - Valley Public Radio

Thursday's massive rockfall in Yosemite National Park has rock climbers on alert. It's the second major fall within 48 hours on El Capitan – one of the world's largest granite monoliths, standing over 3,000 feet above Yosemite Valley. The formation is ...and more »

A First-Person Account of the Fatal Yosemite Rockfall - Outside Magazine

My buddy Drew Smith and I are in the Manure Pile parking lot of Yosemite National Park, racking up for a climb. It's around noon on Wednesday, and tourists are unloading RV's, families are setting up for lunch on picnic tables, kids are playing tag ...and more »