In foros climber fell off a cliff

Под Форосом альпинист сорвался со скалы

With the help of special equipment, accompanied by 2 rescuers of the injured climbers were lifted on top of a plateau about 150 meters from the crash site. This was reported by the press service of MES RK. Photo press service of MES RK.

Yesterday at 14:10 in service of rescue reported that the massif Castle (p. foros, Yalta municipality) fell off a cliff climber. Require emergency assistance.

The Minister of emergency situations of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Shakhov said that the scene immediately went duty employees Yalta rescue group “CRIMEA-SAVED” composed of 5 people and 1 piece of equipment. Also involved were the employees of gku “the Center of support of activities of civil defense of Sevastopol” and GU Ministry of emergency situations of Russia in Kazakhstan.

Upon arrival at the scene, it became known that the alpinists carried out the ascent of the route 1 category of complexity. One of them broke down with a ligament and fell from a height of 8 meters, injured his left leg, to move on their own can not.

– The specialists of “CRIMEA-SAVED” using climbing gear, down to the “shelf” and was given first aid, put a splint on the damaged leg. With the help of special equipment, accompanied by 2 rescuers-climbers, the victim was hoisted on top of a plateau about 150 meters from the crash site. Rescuers on a stretcher carried the injured to the spec. the car that took him to the waiting at the foot of the mountain to the ambulance, – said Sergey Shakhov.

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