Could not stand the heart: the Austrian climber has died on mount Elbrus

Не выдержало сердце: австрийский альпинист скончался на горе Эльбрус

On mount Elbrus during the ascent dead climber from Austria. Rescuers transporterowych his body.

It is reported by EMERCOM of Russia on Saturday, August 11, reports.

“At 05:20 received preliminary information that on mount Elbrus in the area of Gara-Bashi at a height of 5000 meters above sea level, in a registered group from Austria consisting of four one of the members of the group have been arrested”, – stated in the message.

On the scene came four rescuers of the Elbrus highland search and rescue team of EMERCOM of Russia. They met with the group and has already drained the body of the deceased climber.

Earlier while climbing mount Elbrus died Ukrainian climber from Odessa. 54-year-old man was unable to save due to heavy fog and snowfall.

Recall, August 2, in the French Alps on the ridge of the Domes de Miage killed three climbers. Presumably, climbing bolts, which are used associated one rope, the group broke down and began to otsenivaetsya.

Earlier it was reported that in may 2018, two Ukrainian climbers trapped on mount Everest. Before Chinese 69-year-old climber Xia Boyu, a survivor of a double amputation of the legs, climbed Everest, reaching an altitude of 8,848 meters at the fifth attempt. He became the first representative of China, who was able to successfully reach the top of the mountain with a prosthetic leg.

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