The avalanche occurred on mount Nevoso.
In Italian Alps avalanche, killing six skiers, reports the local edition of Corriere Della Sera.
The avalanche occurred on mount Nevoso at a height of over three thousand meters. According to the publication, the lost skiers were Austrians.
Now in the area of the avalanche conducted search and rescue operation involving three helicopters.
Recall, February 6, five skiers from the Czech Republic were victims of an avalanche in the Austrian Tyrol.
Avalanches in the Alps is not unusual. Two weeks before the incident in the Tyrol, in the French part of the mountain massif on the exercises killed five soldiers of the army of France.