2 climbers die on Matterhorn

Fell over 1,3000 metres from height of 4,400 metres

(ANSA) - Aosta, July 18 - Two mountain climbers died Wednesday after falling some 1,300 metres off the south face of the Matterhorn in Italy, sources said.
    The accident happened at around noon at a height of some 4,400 metres, they said.
    A witness saw them fall and alerted the Val d'Aosta mountain rescue service which recovered the bodies and took them to Breuil-Cervinia.
   

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