Skier dies after fall

By: AP
By: AP

A 17-year-old boy from Crested Butte has died after falling on a jump in the terrain park at Copper Mountain Saturday.

Summit County Coroner Joanne Richardson says Asher Crank apparently fell on his head from a height of 30 feet.

He was flown to a hospital in Denver, where he was pronounced dead Sunday morning.

Crank skied competitively for the Crested Butte Academy team


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