Rescue efforts after an avalanche in Zugspitze.
Zugspitze, Bavarian Alps, Germany.
Documentation on file.
LS. Rescue workers and their dogs dotted about on snow. VS. At night of rescuers and dogs. MS. At night and a body being moved on stretcher. VS. At night showing damage and ready made coffins being assembled to take away dead. VS. In emergency hospital ward where some of the rescued are receiving treatment. VS. Helicopters and ambulances in action the following day. VS. Below the hotel high in the mountains the rescuers prod the snow with long rods and their dogs sniff for a scent that might lead to a body.