Ecuador: tourist from U.S. found dead at Cotopaxi volcano, apparent cardiac arrest

Posted on December 24, 2012 • Filed under: Ecuador, TRAVEL

Cotopaxi. A tragedy took place in the Cotopaxi National Park early yesterday morning as a tourist who climbed the Cotopaxi apparently died before he could fulfill his goal of reaching the top.
There was no further information, the rangers who work in the sector kept secrecy regarding the topic and sometimes tried to avoid the work of the press. However, it was learned that the foreign national was killed 200 meters above the second refuge of Cotopaxi volcano, while attempting to climb the mountain, and showed off the tourist authorities died of a cardiac arrest. Read Article

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