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Vail Founder´s Grandson
Killed in Colorado Slide

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:earlybird, 1/7/2014 11:17:34 PM

The grandson of Vail´s founder was killed and three other people were injured Tuesday in an avalanche near the ski resort, authorities said. Anthony Seibert, 24, was killed in the slide in the backcountry near Vail, Eagle County Coroner Kara Bettis said. She said Seibert is the grandson of Peter Seibert, who along with Earl Eaton is widely credited with finding the terrain that would later become Vail Mountain. The three others who were injured were expected to recover from their injuries. Their names weren´t released. Sheriff´s spokeswoman Jessie Mosher said the slide happened at around 11:30 a.m. in East Vail Chutes, an

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The temptation to ski new snow is too much for some and he was probably a very experienced skier. But they have had avalanches recently and more were expected because heavy snow had been falling and winds had packed it onto steep slopes where there was soft snow underneath.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: HisHandmaiden, 1/8/2014 12:23:51 AM     (No. 9683747)

Prayers of comfort for this family...
Life has risks... and he no doubt was doing what he loved... still so sad and so young...

However, we are all passing through here ...
Heaven has more promises... and experiences much more lasting than others...

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