Avalanche Kills 12-Year-Old Boy In Altai, Russia

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Altai, Russia – On Wednesday, February 22, 2017 a 12-year-old school boy was killed in an avalanche in the village of Aya in the Altai Republic in southern Siberia in Russia.

When the boy did not return home in the evening, his parents alerted rescuers who responded to the scene of the avalanche and located the boy. Unfortunately the boy did not survive.

Few details are available about this avalanche.

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