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Hampshire boy killed in Austrian avalanche

The Austrian ski resort Lech am Arlberg Credit: PA

A teenager from Winchester has been killed in an avalanche on a ski holiday in Austria.

Local police say the boy's and father's anti-avalanche airbags were activated but both were still buried beneath the snow.

A spokesman said: "We can confirm the death of a British national and thehospitalisation of a British national on December 17 in Lech, Austria"

The ski resort where the killed teen was staying Credit: PA

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