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Peter Hillary describes 'terrifying' moment avalanche hit

The son of Sir Edmund Hillary, the man who conquered Everest, was on the mountain when the Everest avalanches hit following the Nepal earthquake.

Peter Hillary was climbing below Mount Everest's Base Camp when he heard "massive roaring as avalanches streamed of mountains".

  • 01 May 2015
  • From the section Asia
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