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An elderly man died as he collapsed walking down a mountain after a mass.

Pensioner dies after mountain mass

An elderly man died as he collapsed walking down a mountain after a mass.

The 76-year-old attended the special service on an alp near Vals in Tyrol’s Innsbruck-Land district yesterday (Sun).

He collapsed and fell down a 50-metre embankment when he descended the mountain with his daughter.

The woman attempted to resuscitate the pensioner – who died from sudden cardiac death, according to doctors – but failed.

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