Air rescuers intervened twice in Mala Studena dolina on Saturday. A 70-year-old injured man was taken to hospital, a 29-year-old vacationer from Ukraine didn’t survive the accident.
Air rescuers inform about it on their web site, stating that in each circumstances the vacationers had inadequate gear for the terrain in which they moved.
“Poprad air rescuers accepted a request for assist to Mala Studena dolina on Saturday afternoon. A 70-year-old vacationer suffered a 100-meter fall and hit his head on a rock.” rescuers approached, saying that after a brief interval of unconsciousness he recovered, however he didn’t bear in mind the circumstances of the fall.
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According to them, the physician, along with a mountain rescuer, was dropped off at the injured place via a deck winch and handled the vacationer with in depth market head accidents on the spot. The wounded man was taken to a hospital in Poprad for additional examination.
The climate in the Tatras actually sophisticated the journey for vacationers: the wind reached a pace of as much as 120km / h!
After returning to the base, rescuers obtained one other name from the similar place to a 29-year-old vacationer, who additionally slipped, however her fall was greater than 300 meters lengthy.
“After hitting the rocks, she remained unconscious. The crew instantly took off after the name and headed for the place. rescuers stated her accidents had been incompatible with life.
Authors: vr, TASR