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Mountain guide and climber found dead after fall

National News // Aug. 24, 2020

A mountain guide and his client have both died after falling off the Weisshorn in canton Valais.

Unsplash Mountain guide and climber found dead after fall

The 53-year-old guide from canton Graubünden and the 38-year-old climber from Bern were roped together when they fell.

The alarm was raised on Saturday afternoon when they failed to return home.

Helicopter crews soon found the bodies in the valley.

Police have launched an investigation.

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