BreakingNews.ie 2014.07.10 16:23
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The body of a French climber who disappeared during a snowstorm in 1982 has
been discovered on the slopes of Mont Blanc.
Patrice Hyvert was a 23-year-old aspiring guide when he went for a solo
ascent on March 1, 1982.
Upon learning of the snowstorm, his father called a rescue team but
searchers were blocked by the weather.
Captain Patrice Ribes, of the Chamonix rescue service, said climbers found
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