Bavaria: Heavy Boulder-the accident in the Allgäu - Two-tons-of Rock chips and the man is stuck to a | Bayern

As Schwabe when Climbing, it crashes all of a sudden the Gefels down - 70 rescue workers back. In the Allgäu has been pinched a climber from a Rock . The t

Bavaria: Heavy Boulder-the accident in the Allgäu - Two-tons-of Rock chips and the man is stuck to a | Bayern

As Schwabe when Climbing, it crashes all of a sudden the Gefels down - 70 rescue workers back.

In the Allgäu has been pinched a climber from a Rock . The two tons heavy slab of stone that had dissolved suddenly. 70 rescue and police forces moved in from.

Munich - A climbing trip to Allgäu had pinched for a 30-Year from Ravensburg (Baden-Württemberg) dramatic consequences: The Schwabe was a two-ton rock.

With a friend of the young man to the landslide area was moved behind the stone for Bad Hindelang in the upper allgäu, to bouldering there. This is climbed to the low cliff hands-free, bring their own Mat that you put under the rocks to prevent injury in a crash.

accident in the mountains in the Allgäu: "The pain must be incredibly"

The house-high boulders in stone come from a rock fall of 1964 occurred, since then the rock slides gradually down the mountain. "With over 670 village suspended individual problems in almost all difficulty levels ,suitable for beginners up to Fb 8b, the block field is a part of the boulder problem the richest boulder spots in the Alps", is called to the site on the Boulder-Homepage blocheart.de.

As Schwabe when Climbing on the giant rocks, held on, broke off all of a sudden, a two tons heavy piece from the main rock and the leg trapped him. "The Rock must have been due to Frost solved and is still in his Position have kept," says a spokesman for the fire Sonthofen .

"The guy had maybe weighed 70 pounds, but that had passed, so that the chunks solves." The Rock trapped the climbers in the ankle, no Chance to get out of there. "The pain must have been incredible," thinks the Feuerwehrler.

Until the beginning of may a tragic mountain accident occurred in the vicinity of the upper Bavarian Schliersee lake. The father of a family (61) lost his life. Also at the Zugspitze in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, a mountain has fallen climber in the death. Only on Wednesday his body could be recovered.

Boulder accident in Bavaria: 70 rescue workers and a helicopter in use

The companion to the climber's aid sought: The mountain rescue of hinterstein from advanced with 16 men, the fire brigades behind the stone, Bad Hindelang and Sonthofen were alerted. A total of 70 rescue and police forces were deployed.

can be reached by The misfortune, because of the landslide is difficult to walk. The fire behind the stone brought a 40 Ki lo heavy Pulley – a type of cable that can be used to lift by Hand 1.5 tons. Actually, that was not enough to move the rocks. "The men have then helped with muscle strength, until the rock moved a few centimeters, so that one was able to free the man."

An emergency room physician supervised the victim on the spot. For over an hour, the climbers had to endure in his predicament, until he could heave a helicopter by Bergetau on Board and into the Klinikum Kempten for the treatment to fly. According to police, the man suffered a compound fracture of the ankle.

also read: At jubilee ridge below the Zugspitze is an accident, a man from Munich, deadly. The reasons for the crash are as yet unclear.

*Merkur.de is part of the nationwide Ippen-Digital editors network.

Updated Date: 26 May 2020, 03:33

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