Deadly avalanche in French Alps kills four

Deadly avalanche in French Alps kills four
 

At least four people have been killed in an avalanche in south-east France, police say.
The avalanche hit near the ski resort of Entraunes, in the Alpes-Maritimes department near the border with Italy, at around 13:00 local time (12:00 GMT).
One person is thought to be missing and another is injured.
The avalanche struck in an area where people were skiing off-piste near the Mercantour national park, local media report.
There have been a number of deadly avalanches in the French Alps this winter.
A father and daughter were killed last week whilst skiing on a closed piste near Val d'Isere.
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2 March 2018 in World News, Views: 38
Source: BBC
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