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Frenchman dies in Crans Montana avalanche

National News // By Tay Kinnear // Feb. 21, 2019

A Frenchman has died from his injuries after being caught up in Tuesday’s massive avalanche in Crans Montana.

Pixabay Frenchman dies in Crans Montana avalanche

Police say the 34-year-old died yesterday.

He was one of four people pulled from the snow and taken to Sion hospital.

Rescuers launched a massive search for possible further victims. Over 240 people and 12 dogs were used – but no one was found and the search has been stopped.



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