Chaffee County Sheriff’s Department
An autopsy has revealed that a 92-year-old man who was found dead in a cabin full of explosives in the tiny town of Turret died from a bullet, not an accidental explosion as previously thought.
Police are continuing to search a mountain cabin filled with explosives and chemicals used to make them.
Authorities in Chafee County believe a 92-year-old man was accidentally killed after a bizarre series of events involving explosives and chemicals.
Authorities believe remains found on a Colorado mountain are those of 64-year-old Gene George of Ohio, who has been missing he went hiking in the area in September.
A family from Buena Vista that was killed in a rock slide below Mount Princeton was well-known and liked in their community.
A 13-year-old girl said her father shielded her as boulders crashed down on them on a Colorado hiking trail – an action that authorities say probably saved her life even as her father and four other family members were killed.