Mount Everest Bodies Used as Landmarks

Shriya Shah–Klorfine hiked the mountain in 2012 and died because she spent 25 celebrating reaching the top. She spent 25 valuable minutes and thus died from lack of oxygen and exhaustion.


Written by Alex Cogen

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