North West Wales

Missing camper in cliff fall rescue at Rhoslefain, Tywyn


A woman camper has been flown to hospital after falling from a cliff in Gwynedd in the early hours.

The 22-year old, camping with friends at Rhoslefain, near Tywyn, is believed to have become disoriented in the dark after going to a nearby toilet.

Emergency services were called at about 02:30 BST on Saturday by fellow campers who said the woman had gone missing.

The camper, believed to be from Shrewsbury, was found after falling about 40ft (12m) down scree.

A rescue helicopter flew the woman to Ysbyty Gwynedd hospital in Bangor.

It is not known how seriously injured she was.