Three climbers were killed and one was injured in the Avacha volcano

06.03.2013 18:27:21 (GMT+12)

The bodies of three climbers were found by rescuers on Monday in Avacha pass.

Two girls and a guy were in Avacha pass with a group of 20 people with company "Alpika-tour". In the morning of 3 March, they went out to search for sailing from the camp. A misplaced was found, but it was unable to return to the camp themselves under heavy blizzards.

All the dead are experienced climbers, for many years did in this sport in the Kamchatka Alp club «Kutkh». Their frozen bodies were found by rescuers on Monday and evacuated to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.

Translator: Yuri YAKIMENKO.