(ANSA) – AOSTA, AUGUST 30 – A 56-year-old Polish mountaineer is
crashed on the Italian side of the Matterhorn for at least 200
Meter. Bad view prevents the helicopter at the moment
to reach him and to check his condition.
The climber fell from the wall called "Chimney", passage
obliged to reach the buffalo Capanna Carrel, at 3.830
Meter height. Here was his climbing companion,
Operate the Mountain Rescue of the Financial Guard of
Cervinia and the mountain rescue of Valle d'Aosta. Could also
intervene from the Swiss side of the Air Zermatt helicopter
to evacuate the climber unhurt from the bivouac, exploit
better visibility at higher altitudes.
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