Last Updated: Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Avalanche Italy news: 3 skiers killed, 1 missing

One person is reported to be missing in an avalanche near Foppolo. Rescue teams with helicopters and dogs are searching in the Brembana Valley.

Avalanche in Italian alps has claimed lives of three skiers. According to euro News, avalanche tragedy occurred in the Ortles region of the alps.

They were on hiking on Punta Beltovo di Dentro in the Italian Alp.

Rescue helicopters are searching the fourth person who is reported to be missing in the disaster.

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In another incident, flood and landslide in Genoa area of northern Italy washed away several vehicles.

Frassino avalanche in Italy in 1885 claimed 70 lives.

Original post: Natural Disasters List April 2, 2013