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Tolo Calafat lost on Annapurna - official statement

Posted: Apr 29, 2010 07:50 am EDT

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(ExWeb/Madrid) "Sadly, I must confirm that Tolo Calafat passed away on Annapurna," Carolina Pueyo of Carlos Pauner team has just released. "I have talked to Carlos over sat phone at 7:40 CET (11:20am, Nepal tiem). Juanito, Horia and him have just arrived in BC.""Carlos last contacted Tolo over the radio yesterday at 8:00pm. According to Carlos, there was only a thread of life in Tolo's voice. They sent a Sherpa from C4 carrying medicines, O2, a sleeping bag... The Sherpa climbed and searched for 11 hours; he couldn't find...

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