A mother says she is disappointed that the U.S. Forest Service won’t change procedures after her 13-year-old son died in an avalanche.
An avalanche buried brothers near Buffalo Pass east of Steamboat Springs in Jackson County over the weekend and only one of them made it out alive.
So far this season three people in Colorado have died in avalanches. The most recent fatality was a snowboarder on Berthoud Pass last week.
A man has died after getting caught in an avalanche Sunday afternoon.