A fatal mountain accident occurred at Guttannen BE on Friday. A 61-year-old died of his injuries at the scene of the accident.
A 61-year-old from Aargau died in a mountain accident in the Bernese Oberland. He was trapped under rock in the Strahlegg Glacier region near Guttannen and fatally injured.
This was announced by the Cantonal Police of Bern on Saturday. She started an investigation into the course of the accident.
According to current knowledge, three mountain hikers came from the Strahleggpass on Friday afternoon and were shortly before the Aarbiwak, when rock was loosened above the group. One of the men was hit by the rock, trapped under a boulder and seriously injured.
His colleagues took care of the initial care. However, they could not prevent the man from succumbing to his injuries on the spot.