Monday 11 December 2017

At least three dead as avalanche strikes French ski resort

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Three people have died in an avalanche that struck the Alpine ski resort of Bonneval-sur-Arc in France, officials said.

The Savoie prefecture said the avalanche struck around noon on Tuesday, without giving details about the identities of casualties.

French media reported that the victims included two men and a woman who were experienced hikers.

Press Association

Promoted Links

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Promoted Links

Editors Choice

Also in World News