The Russian climber was killed by a stone in the Caucasus


Dmitry Mathscinet: Dmitry Matushkin page in “Vkontakte”

The climber from St. Petersburg was hit by rockfall while Hiking in Kabardino-Balkaria and killed. This was stated by the Director of the base “Bezengi” Aly Alaev edition of “Fontanka”.

The incident occurred when a group of four climbers descended from the summit of Archimedes in Cherek district. The oldest group member, 50-year-old Dmitry Matushkin, fell a large stone, with the result that he died. His body was airlifted by helicopter to the city of Nalchik, and three other travelers came down from the mountain on their own.

Alaev said that the group was registered on the basis as a tourist, not as a tourist, and that they alone held all the trails.

In June, the Russian climber from Ryazan died in the campaign in North Ossetia. On June 17, the Ryazan group of climbers who climb mount Kazbek, called the rescue squad after one of the travelers lost consciousness. He didn’t get help and died from edema of the lung.

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