American Skier Rescued in Swiss Alps after 48 Hours Buried in Snow

Man found "stuck up to his waist in thick snow."

By Published on February 4, 2015

A 19-year-old American skier survived 48 hours half-buried in snow in the Swiss Alps before being rescued and taken to hospital where he is recovering. He was “stuck up to his waist in thick snow.”

Read the article “American Skier Rescued in Swiss Alps after 48 Hours Buried in Snow” on reuters.com.

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