Skier killed in southwestern Colorado avalanche

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SILVERTON, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- A skier was killed in an avalanche in Colorado.

On Facebook, the San Miguel County Search and Rescue team said a backcountry skier was killed Sunday in an area known as Sam's Trees. That's in southwestern Colorado between Silverton and Red Mountain Pass.

A report from the Colorado Avalanche Information Center said only one person was killed and no one else was hurt. The report offered no other details.

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