Rescuers began searching for a skier who disappeared in the mountains near Murmansk

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EMERCOM employees began searching for a skier who disappeared during a hike in the area of ​​Mount Aikuayvenchorr in the Murmansk region. This was announced on Saturday by the press service of the regional department of the department.

According to the ministry, three people took part in the campaign, one of them, presumably, fell from the slope.

Rescuers arrived at the scene at 20:15 (coinciding with Moscow time), they are checking the route of the group and conducting search and rescue operations.

It is noted that the other two tourists are safe.

On March 22, an avalanche came down near the village of Imandra in the Murmansk region. At the scene there was a tourist group consisting of three adults and 13 children. One girl born in 2008 was under the rubble. She was seriously injured and could not be saved.

On March 23, a criminal case was opened on the fact of the provision of services that did not meet safety requirements and caused the death of a child by negligence.

On March 24, St. Petersburg investigators opened a second criminal case, but this time about negligence in organizing the tour. The leader of the tourist group was detained on the same day.