Detailed Accident Report
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Phillipsburg, Flint Creek Range, Red Lion
Summary: 1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
From the Butte Montana Standard:
A 20-year-old Butte man died the next day [Sunday] when his snowmobile triggered an avalanche in that same area east of Red Lion.
Rescue crews from Georgetown Lake and Anaconda could not revive the man, whose name was not immediately released.
Read more: mtstandard.com
The West Central Montana Avalanche Center < www.missoulaavalanche.org > visited the site and here's a direct link to their report (PDF): www.missoulaavalanche.org
Photo report (PDF) www.missoulaavalanche.org