By Bryony Jewell For Mailonline
Published: 20:18 GMT, 28 February 2019 | Updated: 09:09 GMT, 1 March 2019
A man who stood under a doorway to take a phone call narrowly avoided being covered in snow when a huge pile slid off the building's roof.
The incident took place in Zelenodolsk, in western Russia's Republic of Tatarstan, and was filmed by a nearby CCTV camera.
In the footage the man, who is wearing a big winter coat, is seen standing under a roofed building entrance while