Four helicopters evacuated 150 people trapped in a four-star Italy hotel and other remote structures Tuesday after an avalanche, authorities said as heavy snow caused disruption across the Alps.The Langtauferer Hotel, located near the Austrian border at 1,870 meters (6,135 feet) above sea level, was not directly hit by the overnight avalanche, but the area was at extreme risk for more, Katia Squeo with the civil protection agency in Bolzano, Italy said."The electricity was restored and the guests didn't want to go, so the mayor ordered the evacuation," Squeo said. "The avalanche risk is still present."The...
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