Denver Snowboarder Dies in Copper Mountain Accident

By: Associate Press
By: Associate Press

A 22-year-old Denver man has died after hitting a tree while snowboarding on Copper Mountain.

The Summit County coroner's office identified the man as Jonathan Belle.

A news release from the office says Belle was snowboarding on a beginner trail when he hit a tree at about 9:30 a.m. Monday.

It says Belle was not wearing a helmet.

The incident remains under investigation.


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