Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Avalanche Deaths

The nubmer of avalanche deaths in Colorado this year has climbed to 4.  A missing snowmobiler in Jackson County was confirmed dead last night. The brother of the man was found alive in snowcave after spending Sunday night lost in the back country.  Three of the deaths were reported after this weekend's snow.  The fourth in Pitkin County last week.  The Denver Post says 6 people died in avalanches in Colorado last year.