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Date: 2005-04-01
Submitted By: Canadian Avalanche Centre
Place: Monashee Mountains northeast of Lumby
State: BC
Country: CANADA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 snowmobiler killed

Canadian Avalanche Centre

Avalanche Preliminary Accident Information Report

Avalanche Fatality ? April 1, 2005 Monashee Mountains, British Columbia

On the afternoon of April 1, 2005 a person riding a snowmobile was killed by an avalanche in an area of the Monashee Mountains northeast of Lumby, British Columbia.

The British Columbia Coroners Service is investigating this accident.

We do not have additional verified details at this time.

We will provide more information when it becomes available.

Contact information:

CAC

Box 2759, Revelstoke, BC V0E 2S0 ph: (250) 837-2435 / fax: (250) 837-4624

forecaster@avalanche.ca / www.avalanche.ca