COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO - OCTOBER 31: Guests ski the downhill course with members of the US Ski Team as they host a tour of the US Ski Team Speed Center at Copper on October 31, 2012 in Copper Mountain, Colorado. The athletes will begin training at the facility on November 1, 2012. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — A 63-year-old skier who was found unconscious in a stand of trees at Copper Mountain resort has died.
Summit County sheriff's officials say the man, whose name has not been released, was found on the edge of a run Wednesday afternoon. He died at a nearby hospital.
Investigators have not said if the man hit a tree or collapsed.
The Summit County coroner will release a cause of death.
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