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Skier Who Died in Accident Identified

State police have identified a skier who struck a tree and died in Vermont's remote Northeast Kingdom

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    Skier Who Died in Accident Identified
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    State police have identified a skier who struck a tree and died in Vermont's remote Northeast Kingdom.

    It happened Friday afternoon at Q Burke Mountain. State police say 27-year-old woman Seleste Fenoff from St. Johnsbury left the groomed portion of a trail and struck a tree.

    After she failed to meet up with her skiing partner, the ski patrol was notified. The ski patrol found Fenoff on the trail. She was wearing a helmet.

    State police say the death appears to be accidental, though the investigation continues. An autopsy will be performed.

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