Two people dead following an avalanche on Mount Andromeda

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Two people have died following an avalanche on Mount Andromeda at the Columbia Icefields Sunday morning.

In a press release Sunday afternoon, Jasper RCMP say they were contacted by Parks Canada regarding an avalanche that had occurred at approximately 7:45 a.m.

Details about the pair have not been released. Police say it appears they were involved in recreational activities in the mountain area.

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