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Date: 2014-05-03
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Anaconda, Olson Gulch
State: MT
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 backcountry skier caught, partly buried and killed

A 46 year-old backcountry skiing enthusiast was caught and mortally injured while skiing alone on Saturday outside of Anaconda, Montana. Despite being able to call for help he died on scene.

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Posted: 5/5/2014 @ 2315 MDT

Updated: 12/8/2014 with link to report.