We were a group of four climbers from Austria.The tragic incident occurred in the area of Gara-Bashi at a height of 5000 meters above sea level, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
On mount Elbrus during the ascent died alpinists from Austria. Rescuers transporterowych his body. It is reported by EMERCOM of Russia on Saturday, August 11.
“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.