Mt. Everest avalanche tragedy kills 12

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KATMANDU, NEPAL – Spring time is the busiest climbing season of the year in Nepal, but there may be a slow down after what happened 20,000 feet up on Mount Everest in the snow. Twelve tour guides were killed when an avalanche came crashing down on top of them.

Talk about having cold shakes.

They were among a group of about 50 people climbing a slope called ‘The Popcorn Field’ known for it’s ice formations that look like popcorn.

So far three others are still missing, but dozens injured.  A tragic event like this definitely gives you the chills.

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