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Base jumper dies in Lauterbrunnen

National News // Dec. 14, 2018

A French base jumper has died in the Bernese Oberland. The 44-year-old jumped from the cliff in the Lauterbrunnen valley.

pixabay Base jumper dies in Lauterbrunnen

Police say the man was with two friends when they jumped above Stechelberg.

Investigations are now underway to find out why the man crashed to the ground. Medics declared the man dead at the scene.

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