Togwotee Pass avalanche

Teton County Search and Rescue volunteers respond to an avalanche burial on Thursday off Togwotee Pass.

A Jackson snowboarder died Thursday in an avalanche off Togwotee Pass, according to the Teton County Sheriff's Office.

Michael McKelvey, 31, was pronounced dead after he was flown to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center.

Contact Emily Mieure at 732-7066 or courts@jhnewsandguide.com.

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