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# the-alps - Friday 26 July, 2019

From The42 Tour de France stage dramatically abandoned due to sudden hailstorm Stage 19 This post contains videos

Tour de France stage dramatically abandoned due to sudden hailstorm

Organisers were forced to neutralise stage 19 on Friday afternoon.

# the-alps - 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.

# the-alps - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Two men die in base jumping accidents in Switzerland

An Italian man and a British man plunged to their deaths in the Alps.

# the-alps - Monday 15 August, 2016

Five people died in a deadly weekend for extreme sports in the Alps

Four separate accidents caused the five deaths.

# the-alps - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

French police arrest man for stabbing woman and three daughters

Local officials have said there is nothing to substantiate reports that the man had been offended by what the woman and girls had been wearing.

# the-alps - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Man killed and another injured as avalanche sweeps away six

The incident happened in the Swiss Alps earlier today.

# the-alps - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps

French air traffic controllers, not the two pilots, issued a ‘mayday’ signal after the plane disappeared from their radar.