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EVENT AND FATALITY INFORMATION

Date/Time: 12/26/2013 14:45:00

Path: Neely Cove, Waterfall Canyon Zone: 304
Elevation: 9500 Aspect: NW
Starting zone slope angle: 36-40
Type: SS
Relative Size: 3 Destructive Size: 3.0 Depth:
Trigger: AM
Lat: 43.402847 Lng: -111.076500

Observer Notes:A snowmobiler was the fourth person to ride a steep open chute. He was caught, buried and quickly uncovered by companions but did not survive. The slide was estimated to have been 100 yards across and ran 350 yards.

1 Fatalities Involved.

Rex J. Anderson Age: 39

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