BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Texas man died in a skiing accident in southwest Montana last week, Gallatin County officials said.
Kirby Smith, 60, of Dallas died of blunt force injuries to the head at Big Sky Resort southwest of Bozeman on March 5, the sheriff’s office said. He was skiing with his son at the time and was wearing a helmet.READ MORE: ERCOT Sends Alert About Possible 'Emergency Conditions', Calls On Texans To Conserve
The Big Sky Ski Patrol is investigating the cause of the accident.READ MORE: 'We Have A Problem In Parker County,' Minority Students Allegedly 'Slave Traded' Online By Classmates
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports this was the second death of a skier in the Bozeman area in 2021. A 21-year-old college student, Catherine Jane Johnson, fell into a tree well and died at Bridger Bowl last month.MORE NEWS: Now Hiring: Food Distributor Sysco Looking To Fill Dozens Of Jobs In North Texas
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