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On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 4:54 PM, roger Klinger <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

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> On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 11:46 AM, Get Skied <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Just curious, has anyone ever died in the Whites (or anywhere on the east
>> coast) as a result of being buried in an avalanche? Maybe it has happened
>> and I just cant recall it. How many multi burials?
>>
>
> Alec Stall?  Don't know if cause of death was  trauma or asphyxiation.
>
> James Watts
>
> http://boston.cbslocal.com/2013/03/02/climber-killed-in-mount-washington-avalanche/
>

I dont think burial/asphyxiation was the cause of death in either case.
More likely trauma. Both involved long falls in objectively hazardous
terrain.

Evan

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