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Avalanche Buries House In Montana

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By KMVT News

Missoula, Montana (CNN) Searchers in Missoula, Montana have located two more people in the rubble of an avalanche.

One of them was rushed to an ambulance on a stretcher. Crews are searching for the second person.

Authorities are unsure if an elderly couple was in a house that was crushed by the avalanche.

Missoula authorities say the avalanche occurred in the Rattlesnake Valley north of Missoula Friday afternoon.

Police confirm a boy was buried in the avalanche, but was later recovered and taken to the hospital.

An avalanche team will assess whether or not there is any danger of a second slide.

There are no evacuation warnings.


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