Dad’s ‘miracle escape’ after being buried by avalanche in French Alps

Dad’s ‘miracle escape’ after being buried by avalanche in French Alps

A man out walking with his family in the French Alps has made a miraculous escape from an avalanche after spending more than two and a half hours trapped under snow, rescuers said.

French skier killed in Japan avalanche

French skier killed in Japan avalanche

Two die in French Alps while setting avalanche control charges

Two die in French Alps while setting avalanche control charges

Renowned mountain doctor killed in French avalanche

Renowned mountain doctor killed in French avalanche

French Alps: Two skiers swept to their deaths by avalanche

French Alps: Two skiers swept to their deaths by avalanche

French nationals feared dead after Swiss avalanche

French nationals feared dead after Swiss avalanche

Two Spanish skiers killed in Pyrenees avalanche

Two Spanish skiers killed in Pyrenees avalanche

Four skiers die in French Alps avalanche

Four skiers die in French Alps avalanche

Father and daughter killed by French Alps avalanche

Father and daughter killed by French Alps avalanche

Two dead in French Alps as more avalanches hit skiers

Two dead in French Alps as more avalanches hit skiers

Avalanche rattles skiers at French Alps resort of Tignes

Avalanche rattles skiers at French Alps resort of Tignes

Four dead after avalanche in French Alps

Four dead after avalanche in French Alps

British woman dies in French Alps avalanche

British woman dies in French Alps avalanche

Kiwi skier killed in avalanche ‘triggered by French police’

Kiwi skier killed in avalanche ‘triggered by French police’

French ski instructor and client die in Swiss fall

French ski instructor and client die in Swiss fall

France responds to avalanche deaths with new app

France responds to avalanche deaths with new app

Woman hiker killed as another avalanche hits French Alps

Woman hiker killed as another avalanche hits French Alps

What makes the French Alps so risky for avalanches?

What makes the French Alps so risky for avalanches?

The worst avalanches to ever hit the French Alps

The worst avalanches to ever hit the French Alps

Six soldiers die in French Alps avalanche

Six soldiers die in French Alps avalanche

Avalanche: teacher charged with involuntary homicide

Avalanche: teacher charged with involuntary homicide

Avalanche: Teacher had spent time ‘in psychiatric hospital’

Avalanche: Teacher had spent time ‘in psychiatric hospital’

Avalanche: Teacher probed for ‘multiple manslaughter’

Avalanche: Teacher probed for ‘multiple manslaughter’

How to avoid deadly risks of Alps avalanches

How to avoid deadly risks of Alps avalanches

Alps avalanche: Why was school party on closed piste?

Alps avalanche: Why was school party on closed piste?

Third skier dies after French Alps avalanche

Third skier dies after French Alps avalanche

Alps avalanche alert after off-piste skiers killed

Alps avalanche alert after off-piste skiers killed

French Alps avalanche kills two climbers

French Alps avalanche kills two climbers

Seven climbers killed in French Alps avalanche

Seven climbers killed in French Alps avalanche

Five people killed while skiing in French Alps

Five people killed while skiing in French Alps

Avalanche death toll in French Alps nears 30

Avalanche death toll in French Alps nears 30

Six skiers killed in avalanche in French Alps

Six skiers killed in avalanche in French Alps

Two dead in French Pyrenees avalanche

Two dead in French Pyrenees avalanche

Father killed, son survives in Alps tragedy

Father killed, son survives in Alps tragedy

Four French climbers killed in Alps avalanche

Four French climbers killed in Alps avalanche

Skier dies in French Alps avalanche

Skier dies in French Alps avalanche

Pyrenees on ‘red alert’ after avalanche warning

Pyrenees on ‘red alert’ after avalanche warning

Nepal mountain search finds French body

Nepal mountain search finds French body

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Four French amongst dead in Nepal avalanche

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Four ‘missing’ climbers survive avalanche

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Loved ones mourn at French avalanche site

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French tourists ‘buried under Norway avalanche’