The Tomamu ski resort in Shimukappu village, central Hokkaido, where a group of eight French nationals was caught in avalanche on January 30. Three people have died in avalanches in Japan in the past four days. Photo: AP The Tomamu ski resort in Shimukappu village, central Hokkaido, where a group of eight French nationals was caught in avalanche on January 30. Three people have died in avalanches in Japan in the past four days. Photo: AP
The Tomamu ski resort in Shimukappu village, central Hokkaido, where a group of eight French nationals was caught in avalanche on January 30. Three people have died in avalanches in Japan in the past four days. Photo: AP
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British lawyer who worked in Hong Kong dies in Japan avalanche

  • Barnaby Isaac Levy, who worked at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s Quarry Bay offices, was killed when skiing in northwest Hokkaido
  • Two other avalanche deaths have been reported in the past four days in Japan, which has had an unseasonably warm winter

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The Tomamu ski resort in Shimukappu village, central Hokkaido, where a group of eight French nationals was caught in avalanche on January 30. Three people have died in avalanches in Japan in the past four days. Photo: AP The Tomamu ski resort in Shimukappu village, central Hokkaido, where a group of eight French nationals was caught in avalanche on January 30. Three people have died in avalanches in Japan in the past four days. Photo: AP
The Tomamu ski resort in Shimukappu village, central Hokkaido, where a group of eight French nationals was caught in avalanche on January 30. Three people have died in avalanches in Japan in the past four days. Photo: AP
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