North West Wales

Dinorwic Quarry fall man, 19, airlifted to hospital

HM Coastguard helicopter at Llanberis Image copyright Twitter | jasonrawles

A 19-year-old man has been airlifted to hospital following a fall at a quarry in Gwynedd.

Rescuers were called to Dinorwic Quarry, near Llanberis, on Thursday at about 11:50 BST.

An HM Coastguard rescue helicopter team and members of Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team helped the man to safety.

He was then flown to hospital via a waiting air ambulance. His condition is not known.

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