Man falls down Gullfoss

Search and rescue teams near the area where the body of Nika Begadze was found.

Body recovered from Hvítá River in South Iceland

14 Aug 2017 The South Iceland Police Department says that the body of a man found in Hvítá River in South Iceland yesterday is believed to be that of a 22-year old asylum seeker.

Search by Gullfoss is over for now

23 Jul 2017 The search for Nika Begades has been stopped for now. The next steps of the search will be decided in the coming days. Begades is a 22-year-old Georgian asylum seeker who is believed to have fallen into Gullfoss this past Wednesday.

The search for Begades continues.

Asylum seekers wanted to search for Begades

22 Jul 2017 Around fifty specialized rescue workers continue to search for the Georgian Nika Begades who fell down Gullfoss waterfall on Wednesday.

Man who fell down Gullfoss identified

21 Jul 2017 Search by Gullfoss has yielded no results but police have identified the man and posted a picture of him on social media.

The search by Gullfoss is ongoing.

Search goes on in tricky conditions

20 Jul 2017 Search for the man who fell down Gullfoss waterfall yesterday is still ongoing but for the 60 remaining from the search and rescue teams, Hvítá river is proving hard to deal with.

Over one hundred people are a part of the search team.

The man who fell into Gullfoss an asylum seeker

20 Jul 2017 Police investigation has revealed that the man who fell into Gullfoss waterfall yesterday came to Iceland to seek asylum.

Divers, drones and helicopters search by Gullfoss

19 Jul 2017 More than one hundred members of the Icelandic Search and Rescue are taking part in the search for a man who fell down Gullfoss waterfall around 5 p.m. today.

Gullfoss is a part of the so called Golden Circle and one of the most popular tourist destinations in Iceland.

A tourist fell into Gullfoss

19 Jul 2017 A tourist fell into Gullfoss waterfall just before 5 p.m. today. An extensive search is underway in the area.




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