PARK CITY, Utah — A 20-year-old Salt Lake City man has been killed in a skiing accident at a resort in Park City.
The Summit County Sheriff’s office says the skier struck a tree Monday afternoon on the Canyons Village base side of Park City Mountain about 35 miles (56 kilometers) southwest of Salt Lake City.
Emergency medical crews were called to the scene at about 1:45 p.m. and attempted to revive him but he was pronounced dead.
The sheriff’s office said Tuesday the name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of his family.
Sheriff’s deputies are continuing to investigate the cause of the accident.