Pennsylvania skier dies after collision at Aspen | SummitDaily.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Pennsylvania skier dies after collision at Aspen

ASPEN – Officials say a 48-year-old skier from Pennsylvania is dead after a collision with another skier on Aspen Mountain.

Pitkin County coroner’s officials said Tuesday that Natalie Egleston died at a hospital Monday of a traumatic brain injury. Her death was ruled accidental. County officials didn’t release her hometown.

Aspen Skiing Co. officials say Egleston was unconscious after the collision with another female skier Monday afternoon. Resort officials say the other skier, whose name wasn’t released, sustained minor injuries. Both skiers were wearing helmets.

Sheriff Joe DiSalvo tells The Aspen Times (http://bit.ly/14QaLaH ) he was told it appeared Egleston may have stopped to clean her goggles when she was hit by the other skier.

Resort officials say the accident happened on Spar Gulch, just below where an expert run exits.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User