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Skier dies at Whitefish Mountain Resort

Whitefish, MT - A man died in a weekend skiing accident at Whitefish Mountain Resort.

KECI-TV reports the resort and the Flathead County sheriff's department confirmed the death, but that neither would release any more information.

This is the second skier death at the resort this season. A 53-year-old California man died after falling into a tree well at the resort on Jan. 11. A tree well is a hole in the snow that forms around the base of a tree.


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