A Colorado man snowboarding within the backcountry of Rocky Mountain Nationwide Park in Colorado was killed when he slid 400-500 ft into rocks.
A park launch mentioned the 68-year-old Loveland, Colorado, man was snowboarding alone on a snowfield on Sundance Mountain between Path Ridge Highway and Outdated Fall River Highway on Sunday when he took the tumbling fall. Rangers responded to a report of an unconscious skier, however he died from his accidents.
The person was snowboarding alone, however bystanders witnessed the autumn and tried to render support and notified Rocky Mountain Nationwide Park.
The sufferer’s physique was flown by Northern Colorado Interagency Helitack to a helispot within the Higher Beaver Meadows space of the park late Sunday afternoon. His physique was then transferred to the Larimer County Coroner/Medical Examiner’s Workplace.