Alabama Man Dies From Fall At Ravens Roost Updated With Newsplex Video & Story

Wintergreen Fire & Rescue crews prepare to recover the body of a climber who has fallen to his death at the Ravens Roost Overlook. (©2011

Wintergreen Fire and Rescue crews are preparing to repel 150 ft. down the Ravens Roost Overlook on the Blue Ridge Parkway after a 20-year-old climber from Alabama fell to his death. The cause of the fall is believed to have been equipment failure.

To view Charlottesville’s Newsplex story on the Raven’s Roost accident click here.


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