12 hours of drama as two climbers die on Table Mountain

A team of 30 spent 12 hours on an “extremely difficult rescue” on a Table Mountain rock face‚ Wilderness Search and Rescue said on Tuesday.

Two of the three climbers who got into difficulties on Monday on Arrow Final‚ beneath the upper cableway station‚ were declared dead by paramedics lowered from a cable car. They were a man and a woman.

The only survivor‚ another woman‚ was winched into the cable car and taken to hospital. The names of the two women — both foreigners — and the man have not yet been released.
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