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Two skiers killed in avalanche near Simplon Pass

National News // Feb. 14, 2020

Two skiers have been killed in an avalanche near the Simplon Pass. 

Pixabay Two skiers killed in avalanche near Simplon Pass

They were with a group of six yesterday afternoon when they were carried away. They were found dead at the scene, according to Valais police.

Three others were injured.

The victims lived in Geneva and were aged 55 and 57.

Police say an investigation is now underway.

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