EVENT AND FATALITY INFORMATION

Date/Time: 01/19/1999

Path: Casper Shot 10 Buttress Zone: JHMR
Elevation: 9200 Aspect: E
Starting zone slope angle: >45
Type: Soft Slab
Relative Size: 1 Destructive Size: 1.0 Depth: 12
Trigger: Snowshoer (AF)
Lat: 43.603794 Lng: -110.851814

Observer Notes:Swept over a large cliff while walking up from the edge of that cliff

1 Fatalities Involved.

Micheal Langer Age: 17

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