Detailed Accident Report
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Vail, East Vail Chutes, CDC
Summary: 4 out-of-area skiers caught, 1 buried and killed, 3 injured
At about 11:35 today 4 riders outside of the Vail Resort boundaries were caught in a large, deep avalanche in the popular East Vail Chutes. Killed was the grandson of one of Vail's founders.
The CAIC will be visiting the site on Wednesday. Some provisional information has already been posted: avalanche.state.co.us
Posted: 1/7/2014 at 1957.