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Date: 2016-01-24
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Jackson Hole, Rock Springs, Ralphs Slide (outside ski area)
State: WY
Country: USA
Fatalities: 2
Summary: 2 out-of-area skiers killed

On Sunday afternoon a group of three skiers exited the Jackson Hole ski area into the backcountry of Rock Springs Bowl. The trio triggered an avalanche that killed two. The Jackson Hole Ski Patrol responded; both skiers were found by probe lines.

Official Report
Details at this time are very few. A link the to Bridger Teton Avalanche Center will be added when a report becomes available.

Media Report
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Posted
24 Jan. 2016 at 1912 mst.