Multiple dead and injured in avalanche in Japan
In an avalanche Monday morning in a resort in the north of the Japanese capital Tokyo, several people were killed.
Approximately fifty people would be in the area when the avalanche occurred. Among them many students and teachers from various schools, reports BBC.
According to Japanese media, six people died and three went missing. Many students are injured and some are feared for their lives.
The avalanche happened in the Nasu Onsen Family Ski Resort in Tochigi, north of Tokyo.