Get lost in the mountains: two women froze to death in the Alps

In the Alps, at an altitude of more than four thousand meters, in the Valle d’Aosta region of northwestern Italy, two women froze to death.

Another man was reportedly taken to a Swiss hospital with frostbite and hypothermia.

The hikers were climbing the Monte Rosa mountain range on the Italian-Swiss border. According to emergency services, their bodies were found on the Italian side of the summit of Pyramid-Vincent and taken to a mountain hut.

The rescue operation was severely hampered by extreme weather conditions. The rescuers were not able to land until nightfall. The rescuers tried to rescue the women.