Location: Les Menuires, France
COD: Impact onto Rocks / Launch Failure
Ground Launching or Skiing: Skiing
Wing Type: unknown
Beacon/Locator/Etc (Spot, inReach, Recco, GPS): unknown
A 40 year old Frenchman was found by two off-piste skiers on the morning of the 22nd of March. They spotted a deflated wing and what appeared to be a still body on the Western slope overlooking Lac du Lou. The skiers signalled the alert to the rescue services (PGHM) who sent out a helicopter to quickly get on the scene up at 2300 meters.
Details will follow after investigation.
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