Rick Allen was hit by an avalanche while climbing K2, the world's second-highest mountain. The renowned climber was on an expedition for a children's charity.
5 Feb 2020
Rescuers responding to an avalanche in eastern Turkey were hit by another avalanche, killing at least 23 people. Thirty people have been rescued while at least 15 others remain trapped under the snow.
28 Mar 2017
Seven Japanese high school students and a teacher died after an avalanche struck during their mountain climbing trip.