Reliable sources report to EverestNews.com that a support
staff person on the Himalayan Experience expedition lead by Russ Brice has
died on Everest. We understand the family has been informed of the death. It
is unclear if the man was born in Tibet or Nepal...
A report that the death occurred on an America team is
false. False reports on Everest are very common with rumors, gossip and just
plain trash posted routinely...
Sadly this man life is over. Details are thin...
The last known death on a Himalayan Experience Expedition
was Marco Siffredi when
he attempted to snowboard Everest in Autumn 2002 and disappeared...
Everest is dangerous mountain where people
die every year...
Our thoughts and prayers go out to this man's
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