In the Alps while climbing killed five climbers

In the Alps while climbing killed five climbers

Five climbers were killed and one seriously injured in an accident in the Alps, reports the Austrian news Agency APA.

The incident took place in Salzburg, in the commune of Zell am see at an altitude of about 3000 m.

According to preliminary data, a group of climbers worked together, they fell while climbing. According to the representative of the red cross of Anton Voithofer, condition of survivors is estimated as critical.

The causes of the incident are being investigated. To evacuate the victim on a place of incident flew air ambulance, currently climber hospitalized.

In mid-August in the mountains of North Ossetia killed two climbers. The incident occurred on top of the ADAI-Khokh Police gorge in North Ossetia during the rockfall.