In Kamchatka, Vilyuchinskaya looking for missing on volcano tourists

Acting Deputy Chairman of the government of Kamchatka, Sergey Khabarov said that we are searching for the missing on the Vilyuchinsky volcano, a 54-year-old tourist.

According to him, the two men went on a Quad bike in the area of Vilyuchinsky volcano on 15 July, one of them is missing. Rescuers this information was received last Friday.

"A search of a person conducted on 18 and 19 July by the Kamchatka rescue center. In search involving more than 30 rescuers. A total of 25 kilometers of territory," - said Khabarov, adding that Monday's search will continue with the use of the drone.

Vilyuchinsky volcano or Sopka Vilyuchinskaya is located South-West of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky at the source of the river Paratunka. It is an extinct stratovolcano with a height of 2175 meters above the sea level.

Also earlier it was reported that on 20 July to resume the operation to search for the climber who lost his feet while climbing on the other Kamchatka volcano Klyuchevskaya Sopka.