Snowmobiler dies after avalanche - Metro US

Snowmobiler dies after avalanche

A snowmobiler caught in an avalanche near Kimberly in southeast B.C. has died, according to the RCMP.

A group of five snowmobilers were out when the avalanche hit. Four managed to escape, but one was struck and buried.

One of the snowmobilers was able to use a cellphone to call for help.

Rescuers located the missing man and dug out his lifeless body from the snow.

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