Tree Well Death at Stevens Pass January 22

In NWAC’s Zone 2 forecast on 1204 PM PST Tue Jan 24 2012 there is the mention of a death at Stevens Pass this past weekend. We tried searching for more details but haven’t turned up anything.

Also note there was a tree well fatality at Stevens on Sunday. Be sure to travel with a partner and keep them in sight at all times.

Stay safe out there.

Update: Still haven’t found any other reports on this. Though up at Whistler this weekend, there was also a tree well incident but the person was rescued after a few hours. Fortunately they were able to reach their phone and call for help.

Update: A commenter lets us know the deceased is William Barnette who worked at Boeing and was from Hardin, MT.

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