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View from Nangkar Tshang, a 5616m (18,425 ft) peak above Dingboche in Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal. Hikers reach the peak in a day from Dingboche on the Everest Base Camp trek.

A 52-year-old Israeli hiker was rescued in Nepal this weekend while on a trek on Mount Everest.

A Magnus rescue force tracked down and rescued the hiker, who had broken both of his legs and one arm.

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The force evacuated the hiker to a hospital in Katmandu, according to Magnus, a specialized rescue company dispatched out of Phoenix, Arizona.

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