Skier missing after avalanche in Scottish resort

A skier has been reported missing after an avalanche near the Glencoe Ski Centre in the Scottish Highlands. STV reports that a search and rescue operation was mobilised after emergency crews received reports of an avalanche in an 'off-piste' ski area in the Etive Glades.

One off-piste skier has been buried in the avalanche and we have been unable to find him yet.

– Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team Statement

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Body of missing skier found

The body of an experienced skier who went missing after being caught up in a major avalanche in the Scottish Highlands has been found, according to Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team.