Spokane climber Jess Roskelley among group presumed dead after Canadian avalanche

enowned Spokane climber Jess Roskelley is presumed dead after an avalanche in Canada.

The Spokesman-Review reports the 36-year-old was attempting to climb a difficult route on Howse Peak over the last two weeks along with Austrian climbers David Lama and Hansjörg Auer.

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