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On Elbrus have found a body of the gone climber - RIA Novosti, 8/27/2018


NALCHIK, 27 Aug — RIA Novosti. The climber's body from Volgograd which was gone during single climbing Elbrus in the middle of August is found on West side of the mountain in the territory of Karachay-Cherkessia, have reported RIA Novosti in the Elbrus mountain search and rescue group Emercom of Russia. © RIA Novosti / Denis Abramov to Pass into an image bank On Elbrus have found a body of the climber who has died more than 30 years nazadrany it was reported that information has arrived on August 13 that at the height of 5600 meters the loner climber, 1960 year of birth from Volgograd who isn't registered in rescue service was gone. Rescuers didn't exclude that the athlete has gone further along a route to the territory of Karachay-Cherkessia. Works on search of the climber were conducted on the southern and east slopes of Elbrus, also looked for the athlete by means of helicopters, but haven't found his any traces. "Yesterday the group of the climbers passing in the region of a glacier of Bityuk-Tyube on West side of Elbrus in the territory of Karachay-Cherkessia at the height about 4300 meters has found a body of the gone athlete from Volgograd" — the interlocutor of the agency has told. He has noted that is still unclear that happened to the died climber. "But it is very dangerous area, there constants ledo-and rockfalls, we don't recommend to go there alone at all" — the representative of group has added. According to him, most likely, rescuers from Karachay-Cherkessia will be engaged in evacuation of a body of the dead.

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