Avalanche Victim Identified

GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo.- - The victim of the recent avalanche in Garfield county has been identified as Jesse Christensen, 55, of Steamboat Springs.

According to the Garfield County Coroners Office, Christensen was found dead Tuesday in the area of the slide, and his body was recovered early Wednesday afternoon.

Currently the manner of death is being investigated as accidental, and an autopsy is scheduled for later this week.


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