Teen dies in snowboarding accident

Teen dies in snowboarding accident
BURBANK, WA -- Grief councilors will be at Columbia Middle School in Burbank Monday, after an 8th grade student died over the weekend at Ski Bluewood. He took a fall while snowboarding.

A Columbia High School ASB Facebook page now identifies the boy as 14-year old Hunter Connor. Connor was found conscious on a beginner trail Saturday about 12:15 and was treated by ski patrol until an ambulance arrived..

He told the ski patrol he had caught an edge and fallen face-forward. According to ski patrol he was not wearing a helmet.