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18/01/2017 Rigopiano avalanche

A major avalanche occurred on Gran Sasso d'Italia massif struck luxury resort Hotel Rigopiano in Pescara, in Abruzzo. It killed twenty-nine people and injured eleven others. This avalanche is the deadliest in Italy since the White Friday avalanches in 1916.


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