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Date: 2010-11-22
Submitted By: CAIC
Place: Wolf Creek Ski area
State: CO
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 Ski Patrol caught and killed

Accident Summary

A ski patroller conducting avalanche hazard mitigation at the Wolf Creek Pass ski area was caught buried and killed. The accident occurred within the ski area boundary, but before the resort was open to the public.

Link to full report: avalanche.state.co.us

Link to a media report: www.9news.com