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|Man dies after fall in Snowdonia
||Man dies after fall in Snowdonia
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|A man has died after falling more than 300ft from a narrow mountain ridge in the Snowdonia National Park.||A man has died after falling more than 300ft from a narrow mountain ridge in the Snowdonia National Park.|
Police have confirmed that a rescue operation was launched just after 1100 GMT on Thursday after the incident on Crib Goch.
Mountain rescue teams and an RAF rescue helicopter were called to the area to search for the walker.
North Wales Police said he was taken to Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor where he was pronounced dead.
Police said it was unclear how far the walker fell.
No further details have been released about the dead man.