Four climbers die, 1 injured when icefall breaks loose
Accident in Gressoney-Saint-Jean in Val d'Aosta
16 Febbraio 2017
Aosta, February 16 - Four mountaineers died and one was injured on Thursday when a part of the icefall they were climbing in Gressoney-Saint-Jean in the northwestern Val d'Aosta region broke loose from the rockface. Mountain rescuers and firefighters rushed to the scene. The injured climber was airlifted to hospital in Aosta.