In this way, an avalanche killed a climber from Saint-Petersburg

In Khibiny (Murmansk oblast) to the circus and Spalling (glacial depression) on the ridge of Tahtarvumchorr on Monday killed a climber from Saint-Petersburg According to preliminary data, two organized groups of climbers (8 each) were engaged in ascent. One of the group triggered the avalanche. Under it were three climbers In the Khibiny mountains (Murmansk oblast) to the circus and Spalling (glacial depression) on the ridge of Tahtarvumchorr on Monday killed a climber from Saint-Petersburg
Northwest RPSO / Vkontakte According to preliminary data, two organized groups of climbers (8 each) were engaged in ascent. One of the group triggered the avalanche. Under it were three climbers
Northwest RPSO / Vkontakte

In the Khibiny mountains (Murmansk oblast) to the circus and Spalling (glacial depression) on the ridge of Tahtarvumchorr on Monday killed a climber from Saint-Petersburg, have informed “Interfax” source in emergency services of the region.

“the Group of climbers were registered. According to preliminary information, the avalanche, which hit a climber from Saint-Petersburg, he was killed,” – said the Agency interlocutor. The deceased was engineer of the NeBurg and a native of Norilsk Dmitry Tsaregorodtsev, according to the mountaineering Federation of St. Petersburg on the page in sotsseti “Vkontakte”.

According to him, the result of an accident, several climbers were injured, they were taken to the hospital. Circumstances of incident are specified, the investigators and prosecutors carry out inspections.

In turn, EMERCOM of Russia in the Murmansk region confirmed that rescuers went to the aid of a registered group of climbers in the Khibiny mountains.

According to preliminary data, two organized groups of climbers (8 each) were engaged in ascent. One of the group triggered the avalanche. Under it were three climbers.

“One of them, born in 1992, who came from St. Petersburg, was killed and two others, 1993 and 1998 birth – received injuries of varying severity”, – reported in the regional Central Board MOE. Just in rescue operations were involved 8 people.

the Rescuers rendered first aid, snowmobile took them to the sanatorium “tirvas”, where he was handed over to the ambulance crew. One tourist was placed in intensive care, another is being treated on an outpatient basis, according to “Khiminform”. The body of the deceased climber Dmitry Tsaregorodtseva transferred to the law enforcement officers.