A body of a dead person has been found in a melting glacier in Tyrol, Austria. The guide discovered the body on Friday on East Tyrol’s Schlatenkees glacier at an altitude of approximately 2,900 meters (9,500 feet) and notified police, who recovered it by helicopter.
Police added that the man is believed to have had an accident on the glacier in 2001 and was traveling with ski touring equipment. This person is believed to have died 20 years ago.
The local police say that the body was found by a mountain guide. It is said that a bag containing a bank card and driving license was also found nearby. The police believe that this person is from Austria and was 37 years old at the time of his death.