Car rolls down cliff near Mt. Rainier

Car rolls down cliff near Mt. Rainier

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Car rolls down cliff near Mt. Rainier

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by KING 5 News

kgw.com

Posted on November 8, 2012 at 5:40 PM

MOUNT RAINIER, Wash. -- Rescue crews are searching for survivors of a rollover accident in a remote and densely wooded area near Mount Rainier National Park.

According to Pierce County officials, two men in their early 20s rolled their vehicle over an embankment in the 38900 block of SR 165 near the town of Carbonado Wednesday night. Their vehicle reportedly rolled over 25 times down the hill.

One of the men managed to crawl of the vehicle, but his friend was unresponsive. The man hiked up the cliff through the night until he reached the town of Carbonado and contacted emergency officials.

Emergency crews have located the vehicle, but the condition of the man in the car is unknown at this time
 

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