Tourists evacuated from Swiss mountain after funicular breaks down

Tourists evacuated from Swiss mountain after funicular breaks down

Around 300 tourists had to be evacuated from the summit of Niesen Kulm near Lake Thun in the canton of Bern on Wednesday after the funicular that took them there suffered a technical issue.

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