Footage shows how a powerful avalanche hit a parking lot under Europe's highest mountain, Mount Elbrus, in the Kabardino-Balkar Republic ski resort on Sunday. According to the local EMERCOM, 15 cars were buried under the snow. Luckily, the parking lot was clearand there were no casualties. The cable cars in the region were closed due to the snowslide. Mount Elbrus in the Caucasus Mountains... Еще is the tenth most prominent peak in the world,at a height of 5,642 metres (18,510 ft).