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29-year-old climber dies.

29-year-old climber dies after falling 300 meters.

(Face Of Nigeria Blog News)- Dispatched to the scene, the rescuers could only note the death of the victim, a 29-year-old German national.

On Saturday, around 7.15 am, a German guide lost his life after a fall, while climbing the Meitin Glacier.

A mountaineer left the Valsorey hut alone in order to get to the Grand Combin.

During the ascent of the Meitin Glacier, at an altitude of about 3390 meters, the mountaineer, a German guide, slipped and fell about 300 meters around 7.15 a.m. on Saturday morning, according to a statement from the cantonal police from Valais.