On the road to Göschenenalp UR has been spilled on Tuesday, shortly after noon, a man from a wet snow avalanche. Around one and a half hours later, the victim of an avalanche search dog could be found and the rescuers dug out.
As the air-rescue (Rega) told, had cleared two people of the snow on the road to Göschenenalp, as against 13:30 PM, a wet avalanche fell on the road. A Person was buried completely by the masses of Snow. Immediately, the intact alerted the Rega and began the search for his colleague.
air into cavity
The Rega operations centre to the helicopter Crew to the base and called for the support of mountain rescuers from the Swiss Alpine Club SAC, including three avalanche dog teams. The additional rescuers and avalanche search dogs were flown with two commercial transport helicopters to the site.
Around one and a half hours after the avalanche Buried victims of an avalanche search dog was located and was able to be freed from the masses of Snow.
thanks to a cavity of the man had apparently plenty of air until rescuers could find and dig up. The this kind of doctor, the Rega supplied to the supercooled and resources badly injured man before he was flown in Rega helicopter to the nearest suitable hospital. (Dec/sda)
Created: 09.04.2019, 20:07 PM