Tatarstan, Russia – On Monday, February 5, 2018 a 15-year-old school boy was caught, buried, and killed in an avalanche in a ravine on Pushkin Street in the village of Danaurovka in the Chistopol district in Tatarstan in Russia.
According to reports, the ninth-grade boy was walking along the ravine with friends when he stumbled and fell to the bottom of the ravine. When this happened the snow slid and buried him. The boy’s friends attempted to dig him out, while another notified adults and rescuers.
Unfortunately, the teenager did not survive.
For images of the slide and rescue, visit Tatar-Inform.ru
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