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Avalanche Death

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Officials: Avalanche Victim Was Ski Patrol Member

The Colorado Avalanche Information Center says a backcountry skier has been killed in a snow slide in southern Colorado.

03/05/2014

An image of the slide (credit: Jeff Todd)

Vail Mountain Founder’s Grandson Dies In Avalanche

The grandson of one of the founders of Vail Mountain has died in an avalanche that also injured three others Tuesday in the backcountry near Vail.

01/07/2014

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Forest Service Clears Vail Resorts In Avalanche Death

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.

06/03/2012

Avalanche Death

Avalanche Survivor Attempted To Save Brother, Spent 2 Nights In Snow Cave

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.

01/24/2012

An image of Berthoud Pass after an avalanche (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Some Still Not Using Safety Gear After Avalanche Death

So far this season three people in Colorado have died in avalanches. The most recent fatality was a snowboarder on Berthoud Pass last week.

01/25/2011

Rescue workers at the scene (credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 1 Injured In Dry Gulch Avalanche

A man has died after getting caught in an avalanche Sunday afternoon.

12/05/2010

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