LINCOLN, N.H. (CBS) – A Somerville man was killed in a rock climbing accident in New Hampshire.
Officials said 34-year-old Benjamin Kessel was climbing Cannon Cliff in Franconia Notch Sunday when a large rock the size of a refrigerator came loose.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
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The rock tore trough Kessel’s climbing gear and he fell about 150 feet.MORE NEWS: Amazon Driver Charged With Child Porn After Allegedly Wearing Wig, Taking Pictures In Wrentham Outlets Bathroom
Kessel’s body was recovered in a group of small trees.