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Missing Montana doctor's body found months after disappearance

WHITEFISH, Mont. - The Flathead County Sheriff announced Saturday that crews found Whitefish doctor Jonathan Torgerson's body, nearly three months after he disappeared while skiing in Whitefish. 

The 62-year-old man went missing February 17 while he was backcountry skiing near Whitefish Mountain Resort's Flower Point area, according to Sheriff Chuck Curry.

Dr. Torgerson's body was found in an avalanche deposition zone on the north side of the mountain. Sheriff Curry said it appears Torgerson was caught in a small avalanche that happened February 17. 

 


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