A person has fallen down what is reported to be a 20 foot embankment along the Pacific Crest Trail near North Rosary Lake. Initial reports say that someone passing by found the person unresponsive after falling down the ravine. CPR is in progress and emergency crews including fire, ambulance, and Klamath County Search and Rescue are en route. An air ambulance helicopter is also en route.
As of latest report, the victim is nearly two hours away walking distance from HWY 58. A rescue attempt is in progress.
The incident is reported along the Pacific Crest Trail about a 2 hour walk from the trailhead.
This is a developing story and more will be posted when available.
3:01pm Update: The person who fell 20 feet is now being reported deceased. But there is also a second victim who has an injured ankle but is able to walk.
3:13pm Update: A rope team is being dispatched to attempt to recover the fall victim.