Snowmobile accident fatal at Cottonwood Pass

A fatal snowmobile accident on Cottonwood Pass left one person dead Tuesday.

The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office received a distress signal at 11:09 a.m., Feb. 8, from a backcountry traveler advising of a snowmobile accident and an unconscious male in the Cottonwood Pass area, Chaffee County Sheriff John Spezze said in a press release.


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