Woman in her 20s injured after falling down a slope near Kjerag in Rogaland

Rescue helicopterPhoto: Gorm Kallestad / NTB

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A woman in her 20s was flown to a hospital in Bergen after falling 15-20 meters down a slope near the popular mountain plateau Kjerag in Rogaland on Saturday.

“The injured person is a foreign woman in her 20s. She was accompanied by another person on a trip. He is now being cared for by the police and health personnel. The extent and the severity of the woman’s injury are still unknown,” the Southwestern Police District announced at 11 AM on Saturday.

The police were notified of the accident around 8:15 AM on Saturday.

“We are talking about a fall of 15 to 20 meters near Øygardstølen,” operations manager Britt Randulff told NTB.

The woman was unconscious after the fall and was flown by a rescue helicopter to Haukeland University Hospital in Bergen.

Source: © NTB Scanpix / #Norway Today / #NorwayTodayNews

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1 Comment on "Woman in her 20s injured after falling down a slope near Kjerag in Rogaland"

  1. Gianfranco Cavallaro | 8. August 2021 at 16:20 | Reply

    This young woman was my doctor. Infortunately she didn’t survive after this fall, she was an angel who loved her profession. She was Italian. I have been crying for a week, since I knew that she has this accident.

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