Washington State Avalanche Turns Deadly

Three killed in avalanche while skiing in the Stevens Pass ski area.
1:17 | 02/19/12

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:



Skip to this video now

Now Playing:


Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for Washington State Avalanche Turns Deadly
Terrifying and deadly avalanche near a popular Washington State's ski resort on this busy holiday weekend. We learned of this late today near Stevens pass Washington where a massive search and rescue operation was under way. There are reports of up to three people known dead and we Begin tonight here with Elizabeth din from our station -- four in Seattle I spoke with her just moments ago. The injured are being out just after you today it was an avalanche it -- he -- at area. Ninety that -- about an hour abstract work is currently are out. We understand according to see what she looked straight into the -- county -- -- Three people have died right ER miss saint and we are having a -- highly in that area that is mainly it. -- I can tell you has seen several law enforcement vehicles to dipping by getting past that should get towards that area. I don't understand unfortunately they and a separate area an open -- an area that -- at Seattle no quarter. Died after going over Clinton that is something else -- -- opposite. It also -- -- -- that situation out well and I tell you you can unite -- in the last week for hours. -- that you know popcorn and -- mountain areas and of course that has only helped Elliott's condition in May get near Gary and state in certain spot.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"id":15748818,"title":"Washington State Avalanche Turns Deadly","duration":"1:17","description":"Three killed in avalanche while skiing in the Stevens Pass ski area. ","url":"/WNT/video/washington-state-avalanche-turns-deadly-stevens-pass-ski-are-three-dead-us-15748818","section":"WNT","mediaType":"default"}