2 deaths confirmed at Keystone | SteamboatToday.com
YOUR AD HERE »

2 deaths confirmed at Keystone

— Two deaths were confirmed Saturday at Keystone by Summit County coroner Joanne Richardson.

The first happened at about 11 a.m. and is not skiing related. William Sanko, 69, of Castle Rock, Colorado, died because of prior existing health issues.

The second death took place at 11:45 a.m. on the North Peak of Keystone. The victim was a 28-year-old male, who died of head trauma from hitting a tree. He was not wearing a helmet.



His name is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin.

His death is the first of this season but the ninth to occur in 2008.




Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User