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Date: 2013-03-01
Submitted By: AAA
Place: S end Manti Skyline just east of 12 Mile Canyon
State: UT
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 snowmobiler, caught, buried and killed

A group of snowmobilers separated during the day to play on different terrain features. Late in the afternoon one rider was missing, and his friends found a fresh avalanche. The missing rider carried no rescue equipment and was found later by search and rescue.

Media report:

www.sltrib.com

Official report:

utahavalanchecenter.org