• Sledding accident kills New York man
    March 21,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    Sledding accident

    kills New York man

    WEST DOVER — A New York man died after suffering head and neck injuries in a sledding accident at the Mount Snow Ski Area, police reported.

    Jonathan Meyers, 28, had been sledding in the half-pipe at the Carinthia Base Lodge on Sunday.

    Police said he descended the hill at a high speed before hitting a support post for the deck.

    Meyers was attended to by Deerfield Valley Rescue but was pronounced dead shortly after.

    Sledding is not permitted at the ski area.

    Dover Police Chief Robert Edwards said Meyers and two friends got access to the half-pipe because it was dark and Mount Snow security “can’t be everywhere.”
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    WELLS — Vermont State Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a 17-year-old who was... Full Story
    Police looking for missing Wells teen
    Two incidents at the Clear River Inn in Pittsfield this weekend resulted in two men under arrest... Full Story
    A local group founded in 2003 by the parent of a child with cystic fibrosis will hold its 11th... Full Story
    More Articles