that's a freaky way to go, I can't imagine being on a ski slope and the brakes just let loose and you just have to go for the ride... RIP
Here's some more info I found:
HERRICK TWP. - An em*ployee of Elk Mountain Ski Resort died when a tractor he was operating at the top of the mountain Tuesday afternoon toppled down a ski slope, state police said. Wayne Tietz, 49, of Herrick Center, died when the tractor rolled over several times down the Tunkhannock Slope according to state police at Gibson, who are investigating the incident.
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