Washington Snowmobiler killed collision and buried in avalanche - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Washington Snowmobiler killed collision and buried in avalanche

BOUNDARY COUNTY, Idaho - On Saturday March 13, at approximately 1:00 p.m., a snowmobile fatality occurred in the McCormick Lake area of Boundary County. 

Officials say the victim has been identified as 32-year-old Marek Dabrowski of Newport, Washington.  Mr. Dabrowski was killed in a snowmobile collision and buried in an avalanche. 

On scene witnesses extricated Mr. Dabrowski who was buried beneath four feet of snow.  Their attempts at CPR were unsuccessful. 

At the request of the Boundary County Sheriff's Office, the Priest Lake Search and Rescue and the Bonner County Sheriff's Office were asked to recover the victim. 

In the early morning hours of Sunday March 14, rescuers secured the victim's body and it was flown out by helicopter, according to the Bonner County Sheriff's Office .  

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