Avalanche in Switzerland, skiers injured

  • At least four people have been injured in an avalanche which occurred in Crans-Montana in Switzerland. Nearly 240 rescue officers have been searching for the missing ones overnight. As per the media reports, the police are trying to find out the people who may have got buried because of the avalanche. Search dogs and rescue helicopters are also being used for searching the victims. The snow is 2 meters deep at some places and is said to be compact.

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