In the mountains of Kabardino-Balkaria looking for a climber from Saint-Petersburg

© RIA Novosti / Denis Abramovici in fotosensasi in the mountains of Kabardino-Balkaria. Archival photoIn the mountains of Kabardino-Balkaria looking for a climber from Saint-Petersburg© RIA Novosti / Denis Abramovica the image Bank

Searches by helicopter of the climber from St.-Petersburg, which has not released the connection at the appointed time in the mountains in the Cherek district of Kabardino-Balkaria, produced no result, nine rescuers continue to search for him on foot, according to the regional EMERCOM.

Informed in regional GU Ministry of emergency situations reported that in the Chereksky district, in the gorge of the Stomach Suu does not communicate the climber from St.-Petersburg. To participate in the search for an athlete has been involved helicopter MI-8 of EMERCOM of Russia.

«Rescuers on the helicopters flew over the gorge, Gut-Suu, but the search yielded no results. The works Manager decided to land at an altitude of 3 thousand meters and continue the ground search», — is spoken in the message.

According to the MOE, there are nine rescuers of the Elbrus highland search and rescue team.