A man has died in a snowmobile accident in Valemount.
Valemount RCMP responded to a report of an avalanche at 1.20pm on Friday afternoon in the area of Clemina.
Corporal Madonna Saunderson says the snowmobiler’s body is expected to be recovered today by search and rescue teams.
“The Valemount RCMP responded to a report of an avalanche in the area of Clemina, which is southeast of Valemount. Police were advised that a male on a snowmobile had been caught in an avalanche and sadly died as a result.”
No word yet on the age or identity of the male.