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Jill Valley remembers 5th anniversary of fatal Missoula avalanche

Posted at 11:18 AM, Mar 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-01 13:25:08-05

MISSOULA – An Urban Avalanche Warning was issued Thursday for the Rattlesnake and East Missoula.

The warning came on the fifth anniversary of the fatal avalanche that killed one person.

Jill Valley covered the 2014 fatal avalanche and shared her thoughts with MTN’s Andrea Lutz.

Watch coverage of the 2014 avalanche below:

Missoula Avalanche: A Look Back

Today’s avalanche warning for Mount Jumbo brings back memories of an avalanche five years ago today. From our archives, here’s the retrospective we produced on the one year anniversary recounting the coverage of that day.

Posted by KPAX-TV on Thursday, February 28, 2019