Incident Report (115)
Season worker killed by avalanche at Val Thorens
The body of a 30 year old season worker has been found by pisteurs at Val Thorens buried at the bottom of avalanche debris.
Pyrenees avalanche claims victim
Five off piste skiers have been caught by an avalanche in the ski resort of Mourits in the Haute-Garonne department. The alert was given around 14h00.
Aussois ski instructor killed by avalanche
A 68 year old ski instructor based in Aussois in the Maurienne area has been killed by an avalanche on Saturday while collecting data for the electricity supply network: ERDF.
Vercors avalanche, 1 dead, 2 injured
A school group of 15 pupils and their teacher accompanied by a guide and assistant guide have been avalanched in the Vercors around midday today.
Ceillac Avalanche, 6 bodies found
After a difficult search operation lasting all night the bodies of the six missing ski tourers have been found under an avalanche in the Ceillac area of the Hautes-Alpes.
Fatal avalanches in the Vallée Blanche and Hautes-Alpes
A group of seven skiers have been involved in an avalanche incident near the Envers des Aiguilles sectors of the Vallée Blanche in the Mont-Blanc mountain range.
Snowshoer killed by Ariege avalanche
A snowshoer was killed yesterday by an avalanche in the Montcalm mountain range in the Pyrenees.
Two skiers killed by avalanches over New Year
Two skiers have been killed by avalanches in the French Alps. The first incident was on the 27th in Meribel.
Off piste skier killed by avalanche in Maritime Alps
An off piste skier has been killed late this morning in the ski resort of Auron in the Alpes Maritimes close to Nice. The avalanche occurred at 2400 meters altitude and ran 400 meters.
Body of second Mont Blanc avalanche victim found
The body of the second ski tourer has been found this morning on the glacier d’Armancette below the Dômes de Miage on the Mont-Blanc range.
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