On Sunday a mountaineer was out and about in the Berchtesgaden Alps.
She slipped on an icy trail - and hit a stone.
A 57-year-old mountaineer had an accident on an icy hiking trail at the weekend.
Because the scene of the accident was surrounded by thick fog, a helicopter could not fly to the victim.
The mountain rescue service was on duty for a good three hours.
Bad Reichenhall - While
, a woman fell on an
at the weekend
57-year-old had to be rescued
lasted several hours.
Bad Reichenhall: mountaineer slips on an icy hiking trail - and has to be rescued
The incident occurred on Sunday below the Zwiesel summit near
, reports the
Bavarian Red Cross
icy hiking trail
, fell - and hit a stone.
She broke her forearm in the process.
First of all, her companion and a
happened to be present tried to get down
with the injured person on foot.
Accidental mountaineer in Bad Reichenhall: thick fog prevents rescue by helicopter
However, when the woman complained of increasing pain and
, the group called the 911 around 2 p.m.
Since the scene of the accident was in a
thick layer of fog
, no helicopter could fly to the climber who had died.
The mountain rescue service was on duty for three hours to rescue an injured mountaineer on Sunday.
© BRK Berchtesgadener Land.
13 men and women of the mountain rescue team
, cared for the 57-year-old and transported her down
The mission lasted a good three hours.
Bad Reichenhall: The mountain rescue service takes a good three hours
Sunny November also attracted many people from Munich to the mountains.
During a hike in the Karwendel Mountains, a couple got lost in deep snow - and had to be rescued.
Because of the mass rush in Corona times, however, one municipality prohibits cycling on a popular Upper Bavarian lake.
The aim is to better guide the many visitors in the future.