Avalanche kills 2 backcountry skiers near Crested Butte
ASPEN, Colo. — Police say two men died in a backcountry avalanche in the East Brush Creek area near Crested Butte this weekend. The Mt. Crested Butte Police Department tells the Aspen Times that 27-year-old Owen Green, of Aspen, and 37-year-old Michael Goerne, of Carbondale, were reported missing Saturday night.