Kalispell man killed in avalanche

A snowmobiler has been killed in an avalanche.

The Flathead County Sheriff's department tells KULR-8 a 33-year-old Kalispell man died yesterday in the avalanche.  His body was not recovered until this morning.  The sheriff's department received a report of a fatal avalanche that happened near Swede Creek in the Whitefish Mountain Range.  Three snowmobilers were riding together when the  avalanche was triggered.  No names have been released.  Avalanche danger remains high.

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