One person is missing following avalanche
2021-02-24 09:19 PST
File # 2021-152
On Tuesday ,February 23rd, three people backcountry skiing just north of Valemount BC were caught in an Avalanche.
Two of the skiers were able to free themselves but the third could not be located. The missing
35 year old man is from Fernie BC.
Robson Valley Search and Rescue had to suspend the search due to darkness, and will be continuing the search today. All three were experienced backcountry skiers.
Cpl. Madonna SaundersonDistrict Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
4020 5th Avenue, Prince George, BC V2M 7E7
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