EVENT AND FATALITY INFORMATION

Date/Time: 03/05/1956 17:05:00

Path: West Aspect in Leeks Canyon Zone: 103
Elevation: 6800 Aspect: W
Starting zone slope angle: 41-45
Type: Hard Slab
Relative Size: 2 Destructive Size: 2.0 Depth: 18
Trigger: Skier (AS)
Lat: 43.455940 Lng: -110.771027

Observer Notes:The skier was initially carried by one slide and then buried by a second and third slide.

1 Fatalities Involved.

John Stanley Age: 57

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