TOKYO – at least three mountain climbers are in Japan fatal fall came. Four others were injured, messages Japanese media.
The accident happened in the more than 2800 meters high mountain Amidadake in Nagano. The newspaper Asahi Shimbun message that the seven climbers for safety reasons, with ropes to each other were attached. Other climbers alerted the authorities when the group fell.
The police used then a helicopter to the victims to evacuate. In the hospital it turned out that two men and a woman had died. On the Amidadake found in the last years several deadly klimongevallen place, inter alia, by avalanches.