Keyword: Tignes

Second French avalanche in two days: one dead and two missing

Police say a Dutch national was killed in the avalanche at Alpine resort of Valfréjus on Wednesday, with two other Dutch citizens also missing.

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At least four dead in avalanche in French Alps

The victims were buried by a 400-metre wide avalanche near the ski resort of Tignes where search and rescue operations continued Monday afternoon for possible survivors from the group of skiers who are believed to have numbered nine people.