Rescuers in Nepal are searching for the famous US mountaineer Hilaree Nelson after she went missing on the world’s eighth tallest mountain.
Ms Nelson reportedly fell into a deep open crack in a glasier known as crevasse during a ski descent on Monday.
Reports say, the North- face sponsored athtele had earlier reached the summit of mount Manaslu in Nepal with her partner.
The same day, one person was killed and more than a dozen injured in an avanlanche lower down on the same peak .
One of the climbers injured in the valanche, Phurte Sherpa told the reporters that two unsuccessful helicopter search attempts had been made.