Five dead, two missing in French Alps avalanche: Official

Five people died and two others were missing Tuesday after an avalanche in the French Alps, a local official told AFP.

AFP| Updated: Sep 15, 2015, 17:39 PM IST

Alps: Five people died and two others were missing Tuesday after an avalanche in the French Alps, a local official told AFP.

"One person is thought to be ok or slightly injured," said the official, Pierre Besnard.