to A very eventful Saturday evening, the helper of the mountain wakes up in Berchtesgaden. A tourist had fallen on the Königssee, in the area of the echo wall several Hundred meters into a ditch, and dangerous to life had been violated. The mountain rescue was able to save the Chinese, according to information from the Bavarian Red cross from Sunday with the help of two helicopters.

The woman had dropped off on Saturday evening, shortly after 18 clock a distress call, but could not say exactly where she went, where she went and where she was.

During the extensive search, a group of the mountain discovered guard against 19.40 a Footprint in the snow, which ended in the trackless slope to a steep gully. The Team of an ambulance from rappelled to the woman, who was about a thousand metres in altitude.

According to the Red cross and is buried in the trench with up to 40-Meter-high wall levels. The exact circumstances of the incident are still unclear.

The Chinese thought, meanwhile, by phone contact with the rescue forces, so that the crew of the helicopter “Edelweiss 6” could also be from the air places. String fog complicated the rescue measures before the woman is transported only by winds in the air rescue sack of the Accident and then to the Salzburg accident and emergency hospital. A total of nearly thirty rescue workers until midnight.


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