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Woman transported to the hospital by LifeFlight after breaking ankle on rock wall

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Posted at 4:28 PM, Sep 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-25 17:25:05-04

A woman was transported to the hospital by LifeFlight after an accident at the high and low ropes course and rock wall at Lorain County Community College on Sunday.

Although it was originally reported that she fell, according to the Elyria Fire Department, the 49-year-old woman was on the high and low ropes course and rock wall when she landed on her ankle and had a severe break during a controlled descent.

She was transported to the trauma center at the hospital for surgery.