Two mountaineers Carried Away in an Avalanche at Mont Maudit

 

On 20 June 2020, two Austrian mountaineers got carried away in an avalanche near Mont Maudit (4,465 m or 14,649 ft).

The PGHM of Chamonix intervened and rescued the two mountaineers. One is unharmed, while the other suffered minor injuries.

Sources @Le Dauphine

image: 
Mont Maudit seen from Mont Blanc du Tacul. Author: Eltouristo, photo source @commons.wikimedia.org, licensed under CC-BY SA 3.0

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