Woman Dies in Fall at Dallas Climbing Gym

Fell from over 25 feet

Sep 23, 2013
Outside Magazine

   Pavel L Photo and Video

A 52-year-old woman has died after a fall at a Dallas climbing gym Sunday afternoon.

Susan Mailloux of Irving fell as many as 30 feet at the Summit Climbing Gym after reportedly failing to correctly secure her carabiner. According to Tarrant County News, it was not immediately clear what led to the error.

The gym will be closed as the investigation continues.

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