Resort fatalities increased in December
The winter season has gotten off to a fast start -- ski resorts around the West already are reporting more than 100 percent of their annual average snowfall, and it's only January.
But the season also has gotten off to a deadly start: Ten people have died inbounds at ski areas since Dec. 18.
The majority of the victims were young, male snowboarders.
On Jan. 8, a 29-year-old male snowboarder was found dead in a tree well at Montana's Whitefish ...
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