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New Jersey skier dies after hitting tree at Utah’s Snowbasin

First Published      Last Updated Feb 22 2016 08:19 pm

A New Jersey man died Monday after crashing into a tree at Snowbasin Ski Resort, the Weber County Sheriff's Office reported.

Frank Maddaloni, 56, from Califon, N.J., was skiing alone when the accident occurred and was not wearing a helmet, according to a news release.

He was discovered by a friend and was unconscious when ski patrol and medical teams arrived following an 11:39 a.m. call.

Maddaloni was flown to Ogden Regional Medical Center where he later died.

The incident remains under investigation.