Spectacular Swiss avalanche caught on video
A video of a spectacular avalanche in the Swiss canton of Valais is being used as a safety reminder for skiers in the Alps.
The minute-long footage shows a massive slide of snow falling down the mountainside and then appearing to almost fill the skies.
Filmed through a car window, it shows other vehicles stopping to watch and then rapidly reversing as the snow slide gathers intensity.
Read more and watch the video: thelocal.ch