Traverse City Man Dies After Skiing Accident

A Traverse City man is dead Friday night after a skiing accident at Crystal Mountain.

The resort says the skier lost control and struck the padded area of a snow-gun tower.

He was wearing a helmet.

When emergency crews arrived, they were unable to revive the man and he was later pronounced dead by EMS.

The name of the man has not been released while the Benzie County Sheriff’s department continues to investigate.