Skier Dies After Losing Consciousness

Jan 24, 2021

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A man died at Deer Valley Friday afternoon.

The 78-year-old man from Costa Mesa, California died around 3 p.m. Friday, according to the Park City Police Department. 

The man was riding the Carpenter Lift when he lost consciousness. Once at the top of the lift, he was immediately treated. 

Despite CPR and other interventions, the man couldn’t be resuscitated. 

The name of the man and other details were not released as of Sunday morning. KPCW will continue to update you if more information becomes available.


Editor's note - A previous headline of this article read: "Man Dies on Ski Lift At Deer Valley Resort." The headline was changed after recieving information that the man died in the ambulance.