Italy earthquake avalanche has covered the building

In Italy, the avalanche has covered hotel di Rigopiano Farindola is located in the province of Abruzzo, in the mountain range of Gran Sasso, according to RaiNews24. About the avalanche announced two guest writes

According to recent reports, the building was blocked more than 20 people, including two children. Part of the structure was destroyed by the avalanche, the descent of which on Wednesday evening, January 18, provoked tremors.

Rescuers try to get to the building. At first it was reported that the phones in the hotel people, including mobile, do not answer, but then the guests came the message: «Help, we’re dying from the cold.»

Employees of the rescue services is located approximately five kilometers from the buried under the snow hotel, reports TASS referring to Agency ANSA. According to the Agency, rescuers from-for weather can use a special technique and trying to ski to get to a remote hotel in the mountains, located at an altitude of 1200 meters above sea level.

«The situation is incredibly heavy. I don’t know how long we have to go, I think, five or six kilometers. Here three — or four-meter layer of snow. Next we will go on foot, on skis», — quotes Agency the words of the commander of the rescuers.

Three powerful tremors in magnitude from 5.3 to 5.5 occurred on Wednesday morning, January 18, at the border of the regions Lazio, Marche and Abruzzo. In many parts of Central Italy thick snow cover reaches one to two meters. For the clearing of snow thrown additional forces, including the military. About 150 thousand people remain without electricity.

Italy earthquake avalanche has covered the building 19.01.2017

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