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Authorities Identify Mass. Man Killed in Ski Collision at Cannon Mountain

39-year-old Jeremy Keiran, of Somerville, Mass., died Friday after striking another skier

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    Somerville Man Identified as Victim in Fatal Ski Collision

    According to New Hampshire State Police, 39-year-old Jeremy Keiran, of Somerville, Mass., was skiing down the Profile Trail on Cannon Mountain on Friday when he lost control and was thrown from his skis.

    (Published Saturday, March 9, 2019)

    Authorities have released the name of the two skiers involved in a fatal collision at Cannon Mountain in New Hampshire. 

    According to New Hampshire State Police, 39-year-old Jeremy Keiran, of Somerville, Mass., was skiing down the Profile Trail on Cannon Mountain on Friday when he lost control and was thrown from his skis. Keiran slid through a roped off area at the end of that trail and then off an embankment, according to police. 

    Authorities said he then struck Robert Slocum, 48, of Newburyport, Mass., who was skiing on the Middle Ravine Trail.

    Keiran died as a result of his injuries. Slocum was seriously injured and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Authorities say Slocum is expected to survive. 

    Skier Dies After Colliding With Another Skier on Cannon Mountain

    [NECN] Skier Dies After Colliding With Another Skier on Cannon Mountain

    Cannon Mountain Ski Patrol responded around 2:45 p.m. Friday to a report of a two-skier collision on an open trail.

    (Published Friday, March 8, 2019)

    The incident remains under investigation.  

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