In Transcarpathia saved from Kiev, had fallen into the abyss

На Закарпатье спасли киевлянку, упавшую в пропасть

Rescuers overcame seven kilometers with the victim

The girl received a leg injury and lacerations of the hands.

In the Transcarpathian region saved the girl who fell from the slope and slid into the abyss with a depth of about 300 meters. About it reports gschs.

“While passing tourist route, the two tourists in the mountain valley Rogaska (the foot of the mountain Petros Rakhiv district) 29-the summer inhabitant of Kiev fell with an icy slope and slid into a 300-meter abyss. As a result, the girl sustained a leg injury, lacerations of the hands and could not move independently”, – stated in the message.

The Ministry added that in difficult weather conditions, rescuers were able to reach the location of the tourists.

“The injured girl was immediately introduced painkillers and imposed the splint on the injured leg. Because of the night and the danger of avalanches the rescuers decided to wait until daylight. In the morning, avoiding the avalanche-prone areas, with a special stretcher “scrapers”, rescuers began transporting the injured. Overcoming the distance of about 7 km, employees of gschs arrived to his vehicle and brought the victim in Rakhiv district hospital”, – added in Department.

It is also noted that for search and rescue operations attracted eight people and two vehicles.

As reported Корреспондент.netearlier in the Carpathians recorded three of avalanches – in the Transcarpathian and Ivano-Frankivsk regions. The total volume of the descending snow made около40 thousand cubic meters. There were no injuries.