The French Ski Federation confirmed the news of the death of Julie Pomagalski, who competed in the Olympics twice.
It was determined that the guide and rescuer Bruno Cutelli, who was next to Pomagalski, also died.
In the statement made by the police, it was stated that a report was received about the avalanche in the Gemmstock mountain and that 4 French people, whose identity could not be identified, were freely skiing on the mountain.
1 man was rescued
The authorities announced that the reason for the avalanche has not yet been determined, and that only one person among 4 French people was slightly injured.
It has been announced that the injured person was taken to the Uri Cantonal Hospital in the town of Altdorf, 74 kilometers south of Zurich.