On Friday, a family tragedy occurred in the Swiss Alps when a 57-year-old Dutch woman, her 25-year-old daughter, and 22-year-old son were killed during a walk. The bodies of the three were discovered late Friday morning near a steep path on Rochers-de-Naye, leading authorities to suspect a deadly fall.
The woman and her daughter were visiting Switzerland from the Netherlands on holiday, while the son was living in the Lausanne region. The family had not shown any signs of life since Wednesday morning, prompting the alarm to be raised on Thursday evening.
It is a devastating incident that has left not only the family members shocked and grief-stricken but also the local and international communities stunned by the tragic loss. The circumstances surrounding the accident remain under investigation as the families try to come to terms with the loss of their loved ones.