Rescuers comb Austrian, Swiss avalanches in case of victims

Rescuers comb Austrian, Swiss avalanches in case of victims
Rescuers comb Austrian, Swiss avalanches in case of victims

Hello and welcome to the details of Rescuers comb Austrian, Swiss avalanches in case of victims and now with the details

Nevin Al Sukari - Sana'a - General view of the site of an avalanche across ski piste in Andermatt, Switzerland December 26, 2019. in this picture obtained from social media. — Picture by Marc Ruppert via Reuters

VIENNA, Dec 26 — Rescuers hunted for possible victims of three avalanches that hit the Austrian ski resort of Ankogel and one at the Swiss resort of Andermatt today, injuring at least two people.

After a large avalanche spilled onto the piste at Andermatt, two people were pulled from the snow and taken to Uri hospital with minor injuries, Swiss police said.

Four more were retrieved unhurt, but it was unclear how many others could be buried under the snow, a police spokesman said, adding that a large rescue squad was on the site.

Danger for the area had been at level three on a scale of five, according to the Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research (SLF), which said fresh and wind-drifted snow was the main threat.

In Austria, three avalanches came down in Ankogel in the province of Carinthia, police said.

One happened outside the secured ski slope and buried two free riders, who were able to escape.

A large rescue team, searching for possible victims of another major avalanche that came down directly on the slope, had not found anyone by afternoon, a police spokesman said.

The avalanche warning level had also been at three on a scale of five, according to Carinthia’s warning service. — Reuters
 

These were the details of the news Rescuers comb Austrian, Swiss avalanches in case of victims for this day. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information. To follow all our news, you can subscribe to the alerts system or to one of our different systems to provide you with all that is new.

It is also worth noting that the original news has been published and is available at Malay Mail and the editorial team at AlKhaleej Today has confirmed it and it has been modified, and it may have been completely transferred or quoted from it and you can read and follow this news from its main source.

PREV Australia's northern region to face virus measures until 2022
NEXT British MP Craig Whittaker accused of racism after blaming Muslims and minorities for new coronavirus lockdown