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GRAPEVINE, Texas -- A woman has died of her injuries after falling at a local climbing gym, police say.

Sgt. Robert Eberling of the Grapevine Police Department says police and fire personnel were called about 5 p.m. Sunday to the Summit climbing gym on Mustang Drive to respond to an injured customer. He says when emergency responders arrived they discovered that a 52-year-old woman who had apparently fallen from a height of 25 to 30 feet.

Eberling says the injured woman was airlifted to Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, where she was pronounced dead upon arrival.

The woman s name is being withheld pending notification of family members, according to Eberling.

He says police have launched a preliminary investigation into the fall.

A telephone message left Sunday night with Summit was not immediately returned.

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