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Patroller Dies In Avalanche

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I remember 3 ski patrollers died in one accident at Mammoth in 2006 when I lived in California, they were roping off a geothermal vent when the snow gave way and they fell in. It wasn't the fall that killed them either, it was the concentration of gasses. Very sad
 
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