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Date: 2010-12-05
Submitted By: CAIC
Place: Mt Trelease
State: CO
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 skier caught and killed

Preliminary Information: Two skiers were involved in an avalanche on Mt. Trelease. One was caught and killed in the slide. Early reports indicate the victim took a long ride through timber. CAIC staff will visit the site on Dec 6 and post more information as soon as possible.

Link to accident report: avalanche.state.co.us