The video you’re about to see was probably filmed with a GoPro and shows ice climber Mark Roberts unfortunate fall down the Parsley Fern Lefthand Gully in Wales. On the bright side, “Roberts was rescued within 30 minutes of his fall. He suffered a few bruises and breaks, but thankfully, he looks to be making a full recovery.” Continue reading for the video.

Elfyn Jones, BMC & Conservation Officer for Wales and a member of the rescue team, had this to say of the experience: “I think the key message here is that accidents do happen, but that Mark was well equipped, wearing a helmet, and that probably saved his life.”

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