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Woman dies after falling at a climbing gym

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GRAPEVINE, Texas -

A 52-year-old woman is dead after falling 25-30 feet at a climbing gym in Grapevine. 

Police say the accident happened at the Summit Climbing Gym in the 1000 Block of Mustang Drive. 

Susan Mailloux apparently was wearing a harness which was tied to a rope but, according to police, that rope was not tied off to the auto-belay system that is designed to slow someone down if they fall. 

She was airlifted to Parkland Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The victim's name has not been released.

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