A rescue helicopter approaches the area in Rigopiano, central Italy, where a hotel has been buried under an avalanche on Wednesday, to recover some people who have been reportedly extracted alive from the debris, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo Gregorio Borgia)

Latest on avalanche in central Italy

Italy’s civil protection chief says five of the 10 people found alive inside an avalanche-covered hotel have been pulled out. Rescue crews a…