French officials: Alps avalanche kills 3 tourists, injures 1

Associated Press - 1 April 2015 14:23-04:00

PARIS (AP) — Three foreign tourists — two Austrians and an Italian — have died in an avalanche in the French Alps, and a fourth tourist has been taken by helicopter to a hospital in Grenoble with unspecified injuries.
Hautes-Alpes department officials said that the snow slide took place mid-afternoon Wednesday in the Ecrins massif, near the town of Bri...

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