/ NEWS: Huge Avalanche on Manaslu - Nine Feared Dead

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UKC News - on 24 Sep 2012
manaslu from pangpoche, 3 kbA large serac fall high on the Nepalese peak of Manaslu has caused an avalanche that has swept away Camp 3 and also hit Camp 2. At least nine climbers are feared dead and others are missing.

"It was a massive serac fall, probably 600 to 700 meters across. It's a war zone up here."

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67456

Doug on 24 Sep 2012
In reply to UKC News: why not link to http://www.ukclimbing.com/forums/t.php?t=520915&v=1#x7026318 ?

(It seems quite common for UKC News to have a story after a thread has already been going for some time but not to mention it, why ?)
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dbarmbs - on 26 Sep 2012
In reply to UKC News: any fresh news on this yet?

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