Alberta man dead in B.C. avalanche

A file photo from the top of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. (QMI Agency files)

A file photo from the top of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. (QMI Agency files)

QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 5:45 PM ET

An Alberta man is dead after an avalanche in Golden, B.C. on Friday, police say.

The 29-year-old man was not identified by RCMP.

Mounties were called to the Kicking Horse Mountain Resort at 2:30 p.m. MST Friday after a man was reported missing following an out-of-bounds avalanche.

The man was found in the avalanche debris. He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

 


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