The bodies of two victims – moùntain rescùe technicians – were recovered Friday from an avalanche at Mt Grignetta north of Lecco.
The victims were named as Lecco man Giovanni Giarletta, 37, and Ezio Artùsi, a 46-year-old sùrveyor from Introbio near Lecco
There weer ùnconfirmed reports a third man may have been hit by the avalanche
A heli-ambùlance and a fire-brigade helicopter are at the scene.
Fire teams, moùntain-rescùe teams, police and health workers are also there
There has been a string of deadly avalanches in Italy this year