Jungfrau military guides may face new trial

Bern, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – The two guides who worked with a military team scaling the Jungfrau when an avalanche hit and killed six in the group now face the possibility of a new trial. The prosecutor in the case Wednesday 25 November filed an appeal against the judgement last Thursday that acquitted the two guides, who were awarded damages.

Background: Guides acquitted in Jungfrau military accident, 20 November 2009, GenevaLunch