Landslide Partially Buries Hotel in Italian Alps

A landslide partially buried a hotel in Bolzano, Italy, on January 5, demolishing a wing of the structure on the slope of Monte Tondo.

Footage taken by environmental group COVA Contro shows workers near the section of Hotel Eberle that was still standing.

Local news reported, as per Google Translate, the hotel had been closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As of January 5, no injuries or deaths have been reported.

According to the local news report, the landslide was caused by heavy snowfall in the surrounding areas. Credit: COVA Contro via Storyful