According to the police and fire department, there is information that an avalanche involving multiple people occurred in the backcountry off the course of Tsugaike Kogen Ski Resort in Otari Village, Nagano Prefecture, and some people were unconscious. .

Police and fire departments are investigating the details.

Tsugaike Kogen Ski Resort "I don't know the details"

According to Tsugaike Kogen Ski Resort, ``We have information that ``it seems that an avalanche is occurring outside the ski course. talking

Northern Nagano "Avalanche Advisory"

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, in the northern part of Nagano Prefecture, clouds were spreading during the day on the 29th and there was almost no snow, but as of 3:00 pm, the snow cover in Otari Village was 1.3 cm.

On the other hand, due to the sudden increase in snowfall due to heavy snowfall from January 24th, the Japan Meteorological Agency has issued an "avalanche warning" for northern Nagano Prefecture, including Otari Village.