Deadly Week On Mount Everest Claims Three More Lives

CNN reports three more climbers have died on Mount Everest, bringing the toll of those dead or presumed dead to eight during the 2019 climbing season. Nepal’s Director of Tourism confirmed two people died on the Nepali side of Everest earlier this week, Meera Acharya. A Nepali climbing guide fell ill on the mountain and was transported by helicopter to the base camp, where he died Friday.