A teenager has died after falling down a 70m cliff in Winston Park in the Upper Highway.
According to Rescue Tech Search and Rescue unit member , Pieter Koekemoer said, “Paramedics were dispatched to Winston Park for a young girl that had fallen off a steep cliff face.”
Koekemoer added that a specialised rope rescue system had to be set up for medical personnels to rescue the patient , while medics from ER24 used a stokes basket to rescue the girl.
Unfortunately the teenager had severe injuries and was in a critical condition when she was found. The teen had succumbed to her injuries this morning.