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Six people died in an accident that occurred during the ascent of the Klyuchevskaya Sopka Volcano, located on Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula.
RussiaThe 4,750-meter-high Klyuchevskaya Sopka volcano in the Kamchatka region of Turkey hosted a tragedy.
Saturday’s climb on Eurasia’s highest active volcano ended in disaster.
The group of 12 people climbed to the top of the mountain. However, at least 6 climbers lost their lives due to the accident.
According to the news in the British Daily Mail newspaper, four of the climbers died immediately after falling from a height of 13 thousand feet, while the other two died a short time later.
At an altitude of approximately 4,750 meters, Klyuchevskaya Sopka is the highest active volcano in Eurasia.class=”medianet-inline-adv”>
Six more climbers are believed to be stranded due to bad weather.
Rescue teams, who reached the scene by helicopter, are trying to save other mountaineers.
According to the news in the country’s press, there is no foreign national in the group of 12 people.
The group, which included two guides, started their climb on Tuesday.