Details of Disaster Information


Japan : Avalanche : 2006/05/01
GLIDE: AV-2006-000075-JPN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2006/05/01
Country
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District
Japan
Name Avalanche
Outline Rescuers found one buried hiker but searched for three other people covered in snow Monday when an avalanche struck a mountain in central Japan, police said.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • Asahi.com 2006/05/01
    Rescuers found three bodies, one man and two women when an avalanche struck a mountain in central Japan police said.
  • CNN NEWS 2006/05/01
    Rescuers found one buried hiker but searched for three other people covered in snow Monday when an avalanche struck a mountain in central Japan, police said.