Ice climber dies in Banff National Park, Alberta RCMP investigate

THE CANADIAN PRESS

BANFF, Alta. — Alberta RCMP are investigating the death of an ice climber in Banff National Park.

Police responded to an emergency call on Christmas morning at Cascade Falls.

Mounties say a man in his mid-20s died of his injuries at the scene.

Police say it appears the man fell a significant distance down the frozen waterfall.

RCMP say the man’s name will not be released.

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