On may 8 it became known about the tragedy that occurred in the mountains of Altay
This is reported by telegrams feeds Mash and 112. As you know, a few days ago the group, consisting of nine tourists decided to climb on the South-Chuyskiy ridge.
The team leader was Nikolai Simonov, an experienced climber and blogger from the city of Novosibirsk. There was about the rest of the group: Igor Blinov, Yulia Vladimirovna Vorobyov, Sergey E. Naumenko Valery V. Odarenko, Ivan A. Fokanov, D. E. Sharifulin, Natalya Antonova and Ekaterina Polyanskaya.
While traveling in the mountains there was a great avalanche, which killed seven tourists. Managed to survive only Natalia Antonova and Ekaterina Polyanskaya. Their comrades covered with snow right before their eyes. From under the snow blockage the girls failed to pull anyone. With the rescuers there was no connection, so they decided to get to the car. Reportedly, the avalanche occurred on may 6 on Monday, and the survivors managed to reach civilization only 8 numbers.
According to survivors, the group began the ascent to the top of the mountain Metallurgist in the early morning. Natalia Antonova and Ekaterina Polyanskaya — ahead, the rest of them. After a couple of hours they began to climb the foothills. The girls first went up to the top, and the rest were downstairs. Suddenly, Natalia and Katya heard a crunching sound and almost immediately the cries of their friends. A couple of minutes — and almost all members of the group was under deadly avalanche.
Two girls are alive, to their health threatens nothing. Recent joint photograph of a group of tourists:
As previously reported, the 12-year-old boy is hit by an avalanche and was under snow for 40 minutes, but in the end he was able to save. The miraculous escape happened in the French Alps. The local police said that on this day a group of seven skiers, among whom was a child, went to ski on the slopes in La Plagne. At some point the mountain avalanche, which covered the boy and dragged him at least 100 meters. The boy was not special beacon so rescuers could not immediately find where it was carried away by the flow of snow.
As a result, the child held under a layer of snow about 40 minutes. To find it was due to the dog police.
“It’s a miracle, because there were no devices detected. The chances of survival after a paltry 15 minutes under the snow,” — said one of the rescuers AFP. At the end of the incident revealed that the boy’s broken leg. He was taken to the hospital.
We will remind, tourists have become victims of a natural disaster in the Carpathians.
As reported Politeka, a terrible accident happened near the gold mines.
Also Politeka wrote that in the Ukrainian Carpathians again was PE, which was worth a man’s life.