Avalanche Kills Snowmobiler On Idaho-Montana Border

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By Paul Johnson

Troy, Montana ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) - An avalanche claims the life of a snowmobiler near the Idaho-Montana border.
Authorities say a group of four men on snowmobiles triggered the avalanche about 15 miles southwest of Troy, Montana on Saturday afternoon.
Rescue crews say two snowmobilers were buried, but one had his face exposed and was dug out with no injuries.
Lincoln county deputies identified the victim as 49-year-old Bryan William Harlow of Libby, Montana.
The survivors say they pulled Harlow out of the snow, but he couldn't be revived.


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