June 22, 1995 in City

Woman Dies After Avalanche

Associated Press

A 24-year-old woman from Pleasantville, N.Y., died Wednesday of head injuries she suffered in a rock slide and avalanche in Glacier National Park.

Park spokeswoman Amy Vanderbilt said the slide near Avalanche Lake was reported at about 5 p.m.

Two other people were hiking with the woman.

Officials were withholding her name.

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