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Date: 2013-12-27
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Mount Washington, Tuckerman
State: NH
Country: USA
Summary: 2 hikers caught and injured

Late Saturday afternoon 2 hikers who had gotten off route triggered a slab avalanche that swept them 800 feet over rocks and cliffs. Remarkably, the pair's injuries were not life threatening.

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A link to the Mount Washington Avalanche Center's site will be provided when a report is filed.

Posted: 23 Jan 2014 at 1655.