Dramatic Video Shows Huge Avalanche Spilling Over Road in Switzerland

A dramatic video showing the moment a huge avalanche spilled over a section of road near the town of Campo in Switzerland’s mountainous Vallemaggia region was posted to Facebook by local authorities on Saturday, November 23.

The Federal Office of Meteorology had issued a Grade 4 alert for avalanches in the region on Saturday, indicating a strong danger they may take place.

The spectacular video was posted to Facebook by the Ticino canton’s Environment and Territory department. Credit: Servizio Invernale della Val Rovana via Storyful