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Snowboarder May Have Caused Montana Avalanche That Injured Three

By Simon McCormack

By Laura Zuckerman
March 1 (Reuters) – An avalanche that destroyed a house and injured three people in Missoula, Montana, may have been inadvertently triggered by a snowboarder riding a mountain slope that was closed for recreational use, federal authorities said on Saturday.
The avalanche on Friday roared down Mount Jumbo and through a neighborhood northeast of downtown Missoula, several blocks from the University …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green