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Czech climber dies in Slovak mountains

A 39-year-old Czech mountaineer died on Sunday, March 13, when climbing in Horné Diery, a canyon in the Malá Fatra mountains (Žilina Region), the TASR newswire reported.

A 39-year-old Czech mountaineer died on Sunday, March 13, when climbing in Horné Diery, a canyon in the Malá Fatra mountains (Žilina Region), the TASR newswire reported.

According to official information released by local rescuers, the man died after falling from an icefall.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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