EVENT AND FATALITY INFORMATION

Date/Time: 01/31/2021 14:00:00

Path: Olive Oil Zone: 105
Elevation: 9409 Aspect: NE
Starting zone slope angle: 36-40
Type: Soft Slab
Relative Size: 2 Destructive Size: 2.0 Depth: 24
Trigger: Skier (AS)
Lat: 43.625591 Lng: -110.830704

Observer Notes:<< Initial report. 4 skiers were all caught and carried in slide. One was fully buried with an avalung. It was a shallow burial and he was able to self extricate from the snow. He suffered a leg injury. A rescue was performed by GTNP Rangers and TCSAR. This is an initial report. Details including time and location will be updated as more information comes in. >>

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