Detailed Accident Report
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Altoona Lakes, Flint Creek Range, NE of Phillipsburg
Summary: 1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
On Monday afternoon a backcountry skier was buried and killed in an avalanche. No other details are known at this time. Phillipsburg is located about half way between Butte and Missoula, Montana.
<B>Media Report:</B> billingsgazette.com
<B>Official Report:</B> West Central Montana Avalanche Center www.missoulaavalanche.org
Posted: 11 March 2014 at 1035 MDT.
Updated: 11 March 2014 at 1802 MDT.
Updated: 1 April 2014 with link to WCMAC report.