Avalanche snow slide in Carpathian Mountains, western Ukraine

20:21, 19 January 2018

A snowboarder miraculously avoided an avalanche snow slide in Ukraine's Carpathian Mountains.

The video recorded and published by eyewitnesses shows the person hitting the slope of the Zhandarm Mountain near Dragobrat resort, when the snow begins moving under his very feet. Fortunately, the snowboarder did not sustain any injuries.

However, the rescue services remind that the third level of snow slide danger has been declared in the mountains.