NEWS
02/15/2014 06:10 EST | Updated 04/17/2014 05:59 EDT

Avalanche kills1 man on Boulder Mountain near Revelstoke, B.C.

RCMP say one person is dead after being caught in an avalanche on Boulder Mountain near Revelstoke, B.C. around 3:30 p.m. PT.

Constable Lesley Smith says three snowmobilers were on the mountain when an avalanche was triggered near the Boulder Mountain snowmobile cabin.

One of the men was caught in the avalanche, Smith says.  He was found unconscious and has since died.

The B.C. Coroner's Service has been called to the scene.

Map: Boulder Mountain near Revelstoke, B.C.



 

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