Detailed Accident Report
Submitted By: Gordon Burns, CARDA
Place: AREA NOT OPENED...Fernie Alpine Resort
Summary: 1 skier caught, buried, and located alive by an avalanche rescue dog
OFFICIAL REPORT TO FOLLOW
A skier was skiing in area not opened yet for the season.
The skier was buried 1.5 meters for 25 minuntes.
No transceiver was worn by the skier.
A CARDA trained handler and dog found the buried skier alive.
Details to be posted as they arrive.