Avalanche Buries House In Montana


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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