Skier killed in accident at Jay Peak

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JAY — A 68-year-old man from Quebec died at Jay Peak Resort this afternoon.

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At 12:45 p.m. authorities were notified of a seriously injured skier at the resort.

The skier was identified as Bruce Charron, of West Montreal.

Charron reportedly lost a ski prior to striking trees along the edge of the trail.

He was immediately attended to by emergency responders and extricated from the scene by Jay Peak Ski Patrol.

He later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the resort.

The incident is still under investigation and anyone with information is asked to call (802) 334-8881.

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