EVENT AND FATALITY INFORMATION

Date/Time: 01/12/2008

Path: Trail Fork Zone: 305
Elevation: 9400 Aspect: W
Starting zone slope angle: 36-40
Type: Soft Slab
Relative Size: 5 Destructive Size: 4.0 Depth: 48
Trigger: Natural (N)
Lat: 42.653515 Lng: -110.806801

Observer Notes:Three riders caught and buried in run out zone of a massive avalanche.

3 Fatalities Involved.

Alan Jensen Age: 55
Kim Steed Age: 51
Dr. Scott Bennett Age: 42

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