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Inbounds avalanche at Fernie

Updated: January 16, 2011, 7:37 PM ET
By ESPN Action Sports

On Saturday afternoon around 1 p.m., seven people were caught in an inbounds avalanche at BC's Fernie Alpine Resort, but none were buried. One skier suffered a leg injury, but otherwise no major injuries were reported.

The slab occurred in Fernie's expert-only Currie Bowl. "The avalanche was triggered by skiers and was reported to be approximately 30 meters wide and one meter deep," Fernie's general manager Andy Cohen said in a release.

The seven skiers who were reported ...

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