Sherpas To The Rescue After Everest Climber Falls Through Snow Bridge

Sherpas To The Rescue After Everest Climber Falls Through Snow Bridge

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Sherpas To The Rescue After Everest Climber Falls Through Snow Bridge

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Tense moments near Camp 2 on the South side of Everest where a climber unknowingly stepped on a thinly covered snow bridge and dropped out of sight into a crevasse below.  Luckily there was a quick thinking team of Sherpas nearby that rope rescued the man whose only injury was a broken finger but it gives you an idea of the perils of just walking around camp. Gnarly.

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