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Mission Report January 22, 2012

posted Apr 19, 2016, 8:34 AM by RCSAR Team Account
Avalanche on Buffalo Pass on Jackson County side. Two young snowmobilers triggered an avalanche as they attempted to walk out after their snowmobiles had gotten stuck. The team searched Sunday afternoon when the call came in but were unable to locate the subjects do to the weather and extremely hazardous terrain and high avalanche danger. Teams returned the next morning with Jackson County now Incident Command. The surviving subject was finally located and out of the field around 17:00 and the victim was brought out around 3 hours later.