70-year-old man dies after hitting pole while skiing at Deer Valley Resort

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DEER VALLEY, Utah, March 10, 2018 (Gephardt Daily) — A 70-year-old man died after hitting a pole while skiing at Deer Valley Resort early Friday afternoon, officials said.

The man, whose name has not been released, fell and collided with a pole while skiing at the resort at approximately 12:30 p.m., according to Deer Valley officials.

The man was skiing on the NASTAR race course.

Emergency crews attempted life-saving measures until a LifeFlight helicopter arrived, but the man was pronounced deceased.

Deer Valley Resort is located at 2250 Deer Valley Drive in Park City.

Gephardt Daily will have more on this developing story as information is made available.


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