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#Avalanche

# avalanche - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Four hikers die in Swiss Alps avalanche

The accident took place on Friday in the village of Fieschertal.

# avalanche - Friday 19 April, 2019

World-renowned mountaineers presumed dead following avalanche on 'nightmare' route in Canada

The three climbers went missing on Tuesday.

# avalanche - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Two people killed in avalanche on UK's highest peak

Two more people have been injured in the incident.

# avalanche - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Skiers feared buried after avalanche at Swiss ski resort

Four people were injured but there are fears for over 12 more.

# avalanche - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

12 year-old child survives being buried in snow following avalanche in French Alps

The boy was swept away after skiing with his parents in southeast France.

# avalanche - Friday 9 March, 2018

# avalanche - Sunday 18 February, 2018

French Alps avalanche kills father and 11-year-old daughter

An investigation has been launched into the incident.

# avalanche - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Japan: Soldier killed and skiers stranded after volcano eruption causes avalanche

A total of 78 people were stranded at a gondola station at the top of a mountain.

# avalanche - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

13,000 tourists trapped in Swiss ski resort after heavy snowfall

The avalanche risk in Zermatt is at its highest level.

# avalanche - Thursday 4 January, 2018

French Alps on maximum avalanche alert as Storm Eleanor rips through Europe

In other extreme weather, three hundred goats were killed in the wildfire at Chiatra-Canale di Verde.

# avalanche - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Skier killed by avalanche in French Alps

Over 4,000 travellers have been stranded due to the heavy snow.

# avalanche - Monday 22 May, 2017

Rescuers find body of missing Everest climber, bringing death toll to four

More than a dozen climbers have also been rescued from the mountain in the last three days.

# avalanche - Monday 27 March, 2017

Seven students and teacher killed in Japanese avalanche

A group of 52 students and 11 teachers were on a three-day outing when disaster struck.

# avalanche - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Two tourists dead - and two still missing - after avalanche at French resort

Yesterday, a huge avalanche at Tignes engulfed skiers.

# avalanche - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

No victims after avalanche hits French Alps resort

Several skiers were engulfed, police said.

# avalanche - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Over 100 people die in avalanches in Afghanistan

At least 50 people were killed in a single village.

# avalanche - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche

The death toll of the avalanche is now at 15.

# avalanche - Monday 23 January, 2017

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors

More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.

# avalanche - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Eating snow and singing: How people survived the Italian hotel avalanche

Rescuers are searching for 23 people still believed to be trapped in the hotel.

# avalanche - Saturday 21 January, 2017

A total of 11 people have now been rescued from the Italian hotel buried by snow

Scores of emergency workers have worked round the clock to try and find more survivors.

# avalanche - Thursday 19 January, 2017

'No signs of life' at Italian hotel as 30 feared dead after massive avalanche

At least two bodies have been removed from the hotel, but bad weather conditions are slowing rescue efforts.

# avalanche - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

From The42 21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche RIP

21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche

Switzerland native Estelle Balet was making a film when she died in the Alps.

# avalanche - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Teenager among six people killed in avalanche in Italian Alps

Five Italians and one Austrian died.

# avalanche - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Five snowmobilers killed after being buried in avalanche

An official said they they had strayed to an area that was off-limits to skiers and other winter sport enthusiasts.

# avalanche - Monday 18 January, 2016

Five members of the French Foreign Legion killed in Alps avalanche

They were among a group of 50 soldiers taking part in a skiing exercise.

# avalanche - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Two students and a man dead and more missing as Alps avalanche hits school group

Another three students were seriously injured in the incident.

# avalanche - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Nepal plans new safety rules after country's worst trekking disaster leaves 43 dead

518 stranded trekkers were flown off the Himalayan mountains.

# avalanche - Friday 17 October, 2014

Himalayan avalanches leave 29 people dead and hikers stranded on mountain

Dozens of people have taken shelter in small lodges and huts.

# avalanche - Sunday 20 April, 2014

From The42 Bad weather halts rescue after deadliest Everest disaster Tragedy

Bad weather halts rescue after deadliest Everest disaster

13 guides were killed and nine were plucked to safety after an ice avalanche smashed into their expedition on Friday.

# avalanche - Friday 18 April, 2014

11 dead after avalanche strikes Mt Everest

Six Sherpa guides were killed after they went early in the morning to fix ropes for climbers.

# avalanche - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Incredibly lucky goats survive avalanche in nerve-racking video Whoa

# avalanche - Saturday 21 September, 2013

From The42 Terrifying footage as skier falls trying to escape avalanche Downhill

Terrifying footage as skier falls trying to escape avalanche

Somehow, Julien Lopez is okay.

# avalanche - Monday 12 August, 2013

Dutch prince dies 18 months after avalanche ski accident

Prince Johan Friso had been buried under snow for more than 15 minutes in the accident.

# avalanche - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Four killed in avalanche on Scottish mountains

The four were among a group of six who were climbing in the Highlands when a snow slope gave way.

# avalanche - Monday 17 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: The best possible way to clear snow from a roof Avalanche This post contains videos

# avalanche - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Avalanche kills nine climbers in Nepal

The avalanche occurred on the world’s eighth highest mountain.

# avalanche - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Two bodies found on Mont Blanc

The bodies of a Polish woman and Spanish man were found after spending more than 24 hours in a snow hole.

# avalanche - Thursday 12 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Six climbers reported dead after Alps avalanche

Eight people are also reported injured in the incident, which occurred as the people were climbing Mont Maudit at 5.25am today.

# avalanche - Saturday 7 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

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