Italy avalanche: At least one dead and several missing after horror Belluno avalanche #avalanche #Belluno #Italy
An AVALANCHE in Italy has killed at least one person and several people are believed missing.
One person was rescued after an avalanche on Tofana di Rozes in Belluno, Italy reported from the local news outlet via Leggo. The avalanche occurred this morning in the Tofana di Rozes area above the Giussani refuge, in Cortina in the Veneto region. A 23-year-old man from Belluno in Italy died.
The man’s 27-year-old brother who was with him was saved.
The accident is being examined by the carabinieri of the Cortina mountain station.
Rescuers from the Alpine Rescue of the Guardia di Finanza intervened promptly.
They are currently putting in place all the necessary maneuvers for a full rescue.
Rescue attempts have been hampered by another avalanche from the Punta Penia area.
This area is part of the Marmolada glacier.
At the moment there are no reports of other fatalities in that area.
An alarm has been raised in local ski resorts.
Courtesy of express.co.uk