Tragedy in the Rhondda as youth falls from a mountain
An incident involving 4 youths occurred yesterday, resulting in one of the youths falling from PenPych mountain and sadly losing his life.
He was described as having a bright future and looking forward to university.
Emergency services raced to the scene but sadly couldn’t save the youth’s life who was announced as dead at the scene.
An emergency saddened by the loss of the youth’s life said later after the rescue attempt,
“Please be aware of the dangers of walking up mountains and take all precautions necessary. Our heart goes out to the family and friends of the deceased.”
No further details are available at this stage of how the fall actually occurred.