First CO avalanche fatality:

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First CO avalanche fatality:

Postby chrishami » Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:35 pm

First fatality of the season, well known guy by all accounts:
http://avalanche.state.co.us/caic/acc/acc_report.php?acc_id=514&accfm=rep

http://www.skyhidailynews.com/news/9562913-113/avalanche-county-dirth-grand


Must have been a deep burial, only took 1 minute to locate the victim but 10 to reach his airway.
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Re: First CO avalanche fatality:

Postby rjalb » Sat Jan 04, 2014 11:59 am

It was George Dirth of OZ Snowboards who perished in that avalanche. :(
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