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Date: 2012-03-01
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Alpine Meadows, Ward Canyon, Stanford Rocks
State: CA
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed

This accident involved a group of backcountry skiers near Alpine Meadows.

Official Report: Sierra Avalanche Center -- www.sierraavalanchecenter.org

Media Report: www.sierrasun.com