Chemeketa Community College was offering a ropes course for its leadership development class at a ropes course of Youth with a Mission. While being hoisted via a pulley system to a zip line platform something went wrong the participant fell 10 – 12 feet. The participant, who was confined by a wheelchair, was wearing a harness and helmet at the time of the injury.
The participant was taken to the Salem Oregon Hospital with trauma injuries. The incident is currently being investigated.