Father and son caught by an avalanche in Oppland

Avalanche in Vågå in Oppland CountyVågå 20160131. Avalanche in Vågå in Oppland County Sunday Photo: Håkon Mosvold Larsen / NTB scanpix

A man and a boy have been dug out after they got caught in an avalanche at Vaga in Oppland Sunday afternoon.

The father and son were caught by an avalanche, but both have been dug out and are in good condition,  Innland police said Sunday afternoon.

Rescue crews have been searching the rest of the area to make sure that weren’t any more caught in the avalanche, and at 16.45 pm the police stated that the search operation has ended.

 The avalanche happened in Vistekleivi outside Vagamo.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today