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Season 1|Episode 2

Death in the Alps

February, 1999 started as any other month in the Austrian Alps; tourists flocked to ski resorts by the thousands hoping to enjoy the beautiful mountains and the fresh snow. But over the course of the month, a series of weather events would leave 31 people dead and half of one resort town destroyed in what is hailed as one of the worst natural disasters in European history.