After an avalanche, the ground floor of a hotel invaded by snow

Published on 12 / 01 / 2019 at 16: 37

The scene is impressive. On Thursday, an avalanche of 300 meters wide took place in the Schwägalp station, at 1 300 altitude meters, northeast of Switzerland, and ended its run ... in the restaurant of a hotel, on the ground -of the road. The latter found himself buried under the snow, like a good part of the station and several vehicles. Three people were injured in the avalanche, and 75 evacuated to the valley. Research was conducted but no other casualties were reported. Heavy snow was still expected this weekend in Switzerland.

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