Finhaut – Two skiers Sunday afternoon buried hit by an avalanche on altitude of 2500 meters at Finhaut in the Swiss Alps. Both were able to be saved and brought to the hospital. That report Swiss media.
Earlier it was reported that a group of ten skiers buried was, but that turned out not to be the case.
The place of the accident is located outside the marked slopes above Finhaut on the busy route to Col de Fenestral.
In the Sunday, multiple avalanches occurred. Some were spontaneous, others were skiers caused. The police had already called for caution. In the region is currently a significant avalanche risk, category three on a scale of five.