Florida girl, 10, dies in Colorado skiing accident

Breckenridge, Colorado (file photo)
Posted at 9:08 AM, Apr 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-02 09:07:59-04

FRISCO, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a skier who died after hitting a tree at Breckenridge was a 10-year-old girl from Florida.

The Summit Daily reports the Destin, Florida, girl crashed on Peak 10 on March 21 and died at a nearby hospital. Investigators say they are withholding her name as a courtesy to her family.

No other information was released about the circumstances of the death, which marked the seventh skiing fatality in the county this season.

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