Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014

Kootenay Pass Avalanche kills 1

An avalanche in Kootenay Pass area of Canada has claimed life of a person and seriously injured a woman, CBC News reported.

Avalanche occurred at Twin Lakes near Stagleap Provincial Park.

Kootenay Pass avalanche conditions were observed by a team of about 26 search and rescue members.

The Canadian Avalanche Centre had issued a special avalanche warning for BC.

Original post: Natural Disasters List February 24, 2014