Family with two children went missing on a lake in Murmansk

Family with two children had gone Snowmobiling on the lake Malheur the Pechenga district of the Murmansk region and went missing. Relatives told the police that the missing does not contact the second day. On it informs Department of EMERCOM in the region.


“On February 17 in the Center for crisis management received information from his father that his 39-year-old son and civil wife and two children went to the lake,” the message reads.


Now in Murmansk area the cold minus 15 degrees. In some areas there is a danger of avalanches. The territory, where, presumably, can be father and mother with two children, combing the rescuers and volunteers.


Malyar — freshwater lake in the North of the Murmansk region, located to the West of the Kola Bay. Height over sea level of just over 141 feet. The surrounding hills reaching 310 metres in height. The largest of these is the mount Salivia (310 meters) and Small Maulavis (270 meters). The shore of the lake, Malheur covered with dense birch forest.

Photo: emergency situations Ministry