Two climbers forty years were found dead this morning after unscrewing the Ecrins, according to the CRS Briancon (Hautes-Alpes) specialized in mountain rescue.
Parties perform the ascent of Olan (3,564 meters) in Isère, with its northern edge, the two mountaineers were discovered isérois to 10:00 during a helicopter reconnaissance, the source said, confirming a report in Dauphiné Libéré .
This is the guardian of the refuge of Font Turbat (2169 meters) which gave the alert late last night, not seeing the two men who had left a part of their business in refuge. The high mountain police squad (PGHM) in Grenoble then made a first helicopter reconnaissance, which proved unsuccessful. CRS Briançon have taken over this morning.
The bodies were found about 3,000 meters high in a rocky area. They died after unscrewing, according to rescuers.