(Teton Village, Wyo.) - It is with regret that Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (JHMR) reports a skier was fatally injured at the ski area earlier today. At approximately 11:02 am
JHMR Ski Patrol
received a call reporting an accident on Sundance Run below Croaky Point.
A female skier was found unresponsive on the skier’s left side of the trail
within a group of trees. Second to the reporting party Jackson Hole Ski
Patrol arrived on the scene and performed life support efforts. The victim
was transported to the St. John’s Clinic in Teton Village at
am and was pronounced dead at the clinic at
11:38 am .
"We are saddened to report this second fatality at the resort this season,
and the staff at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort join me in expressing our
deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the victim," commented
Jerry Blann, President of JHMR.