RESCUE MISSION ON MT. WASHINGTON

by Christian Mower on August 13, 2012

A NEW HAMPSHIRE FISH AND GAME OFFICER WAS ON HIS WAY LATE MONDAY MORNING TO ASSIST A SEARCH AND RESCUE TEAM WITH A CARRYOUT ON MOUNT WASHINGTON’S TUCKERMAN RAVINE.

CONSERVATION OFFICER ALEX LOPESHANSKI SAID HE DIDN’T HAVE DETAILS OF THE MISSION, BUT REPORTS INDICATE THE PERSON WHO IS THE SUBJECT OF THE RESCUE EFFORT MAY HAVE DIED AND THE RESPONDERS ARE NOW APPARENTLY SENDING IN A LITTER TO RECOVER A BODY.