Snowboarder killed in Donner Pass avalanche
A snowboarder was killed Monday morning after getting caught up in an avalanche at Donner Ski Ranch, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Department said.
A friend of the snowboarder reported him missing around noon. Search and rescue teams from Nevada and Placer Counties, along with crews from Donner Ski Ranch, were eventually able to find a body at about 1:30 p.m.
The body of a man was found buried under 2 to 3 feet of snow.