12 May 2015, Tuesday, 15:59

Tourist fell down from the Kuperlya waterfall in "Bashkiria" National Park


UFA, 12 May 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Olga Murtazina/. "Bashkiria" National Park located in Meleuz region, the tourist fell down from Kuperlya waterfall. He fell from a height of 10-15 m, being on the highest point of the waterfall. The 32-year-old man went camping in the park with a group of nine people. The accident occurred on May 11 at about 14.00.

The victim was saved by rescuers from Kumertau. The tourist was hospitalized in the Meleuz district hospital with various injuries in a serious condition, the press service of the Main Directorate of the Emergency Situations Ministry in Bashkortostan.