FILE 2005: Mount Everest from an aerial view taken over Nepal. Senior mountaineering guide, Ang Tshering, said an avalanche swept the face of Mt. Everest after the massive earthquake, Saturday April 25, 2015 while government officials say at least 30 people have been injured on the mountain. (AP)
The powerful Nepal earthquake Saturday triggered an avalanche that killed eight people on Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain.