The black series of accidental deaths in Haute-Savoie continues. According to France Bleu, a 74-year-old hiker died on Saturday above Lake Annecy. The man, a Savoyard who was walking with other people, fell 200 meters while climbing a steep slope, in the afternoon, at Crêt des Mouches. His lifeless body was found in the early afternoon and was helicoptered.
We also learn this Sunday of the death of a 9-year-old girl, who fell into a ravine on Tuesday after falling onto a path.
A fall of 20 meters
After falling from about twenty meters, at Merlet Park, also in Haute-Savoie, the child, who was on vacation with his parents, was transported by helicopter to the Geneva hospital. According to Le Dauphiné Libéré, who reports her death, she was in critical condition.
The day before, a mountain guide had also died in the department.
Since the beginning of the summer, a black series has mourned Haute-Savoie. On July 14, there were seven deaths of thrill seekers and wide open spaces on the same day. In Savoie, a young man of 25, who was camping with friends, died in the night from Friday to Saturday after a fall of about twenty meters at the Sapenay pass, also said Civil Security.