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Six Killed as Avalanche Sweeps French Alps Mountainsides

Six Killed as Avalanche Sweeps French Alps Mountainsides

Emergency workers were deployed after the incident at the Armancette glacier near Mont Blanc in southeast France. The avalanche occurred at the glacier on Sunday, but the conditions on the mountain were described as “not particularly alarming,” with the president of France’s mountain guide union, Dorian Labaeye, telling France Info that he did not know how such a tragedy could have happened in “good conditions.”

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