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Date: 2014-05-14
Submitted By: AAA
Place: North Cascades National Park, Mt Shuksan
State: WA
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 backcountry skier caught and killed

On Wednesday morning an avalanche swept an ascending backcounty more than 2000 feet down the north side of Mt Shuksan (9,131'/ 2783m). He did not survive. Park rangers recovered the body on Thursday.

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