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Skier dies at private resort in Peterson

Jan 9, 2023, 5:06 PM | Updated: 5:06 pm
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Sean P. ski’s up Solitude Mountain Resort in Salt Lake County on Friday, Nov. 4, 2022. (Ben B. Braun/Deseret News)
(Ben B. Braun/Deseret News)

PETERSON, UTAH  — A 38-year-old man died Sunday following a skiing accident at Wasatch Peaks Ranch, a private ski resort. The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office said the man was at the resort using someone else’s pass to ski.

The sheriff’s office said the man hit a snowbank and died as a result.

Police have the man’s identification but said they would not release his name at this time.

The case will now go to the Office of the Medical Examiner.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

 

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Skier dies at private resort in Peterson