In the Alps because of avalanches have killed skiers

В Альпах из-за лавины погибли лыжники

The police and the service for the prevention of avalanches want to examine in more detail the place where there was convergence.

The Austrian authorities reported the first death that occurred in the Alps during the avalanche. The first in this year died the skiers from the Netherlands. During the avalanche they were riding on a marked route in the ötztal valley.

After the tragedy, the experts did not rule out the possibility of gathering avalanches and other. According to them this is because now in the mountains a lot of snow that comes with September.

According to the head of the service for the prevention of avalanches in the beginning of the ski season, arrive people who often “have no idea and don’t feel like high in the mountains already deep winter”, and hence there is avalanche danger.

In the nearest future it is planned to continue investigation of causes of the tragedy. The police and the service for the prevention of avalanches want to examine in more detail the place where there was convergence.

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