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French Alps avalanche

Two dead as avalanches strike French Alps

A Dutch snowboarder and a skier have been killed and two other people are missing after a series of avalanches in the French Alps following heavy snowfall, local officials said Wednesday.

Mar 08, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

At least 2 killed, 3 severely injured in French Alps avalanche: Media

At least two people were killed and three others severely injured on Wednesday when an avalanche engulfed skiers in the French Alps, including of a group of school children from Lyon and their teacher.

Jan 14, 2016, 03:20 AM IST