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Avalanche kills two snowmobilers from Colfax

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IDAHO COUNTY, Idaho - Two snowmobilers were killed when they were caught in an avalanche near the Brundage Mountain Ski Resort at about 11:40 a.m. on Tuesday.

The Idaho County Sheriff's Office says a party of five snowmobilers from the Colfax, Washington area were sledding near McCall, Idaho when three of them were caught in an avalanche.  One of the snowmobilers was able to escape, but the other two men were buried for about three hours.

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