Climber dies near Saas-Fee
An Austrian mountaineer has died after falling whilst descending from the Alphubel near Saas-Fee (VS).
The 38-year-old fell about 90 meter and was buried under several meters of snow.
After climbing the 4,206 meter peak he and his partner were descending toward a refuge when the accident happened. His partner survived the fall, according to Valais cantonal police.