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Rescue attempt underway for injured Polish climber in Austria

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Rescue attempt underway for injured Polish climber in Austria

Rescue attempt underway for injured Polish climber in Austria
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Emergency services in Austria have launched an operation to rescue an injured Polish climber trapped in cave 250 m below ground.

The man, known as Marek K, fell several metres down a cliff inside the Jack Daniels cave in Saltzburg.

Doctors believe he is suffering severe leg, hip and chest injuries.

Rescue teams say it could take three days to bring the man to the surface.