Search and rescue investigating backcountry avalanche near A-Basin

The Summit County Rescue Group is currently investigating an avalanche in the backcountry near the Arapahoe Basin Ski & Snowboard Area.

Summit County Rescue Group training director Helen Rowe confirmed there was a slide in the area, but said that details are scarce at the moment, and officials aren’t sure of the size or cause of the avalanche. Rowe continued to say that the group “is confident” that nobody was caught in the slide due to the nature of the witness reports.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

via:: Summit Daily