Three snowmobilers in Wyoming avalanche found dead |

Three snowmobilers in Wyoming avalanche found dead

The Associated Press
Aspen, CO Colorado

JACKSON, Wyo. ” Three local men caught in an avalanche while snowmobiling in the Star Valley south of Jackson have been found dead.

The Star Valley Search and Rescue team found the three men in the Cottonwood Lake area Saturday.

The Lincoln County sheriff’s office hasn’t released the men’s names.

A dispatcher at the sheriff’s office who didn’t give her name said Sunday that she didn’t know when the avalanche occurred. No further details were available.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


See more