Detailed Accident Report
Submitted By: WWAN
Place: Eureka Peak area near Williams Lake
Summary: 2 snowmobilers caught, 1 snowmobiler buried and killed
The only details of the snowmobile accident that have been submitted are this media report.
We will post any CAA information if it is submitted.
Monday , Feb 11, 2002
Weekend avalanches kill three in B.C.
REVELSTOKE (CKNW) ? A pair of deadly avalanches struck B.C. this weekend, killing three people.
On Sunday afternoon, two people were killed and two others injured after they were caught in a snowslide while heli-skiing near Revelstoke. One of the dead is American, the other European.
As well, a snowmobiler was killed Saturday after being caught in an avalanche in the Eureka Peak area near Williams Lake.
The victim has been identified as 39-year-old Darby Wade Arnett of Williams Lake.