• Lost snowboarders found safe
    March 02,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    RICHMOND — Two snowboarders who went out of bounds at Vermont’s Bolton Valley resort have been found after spending the night outdoors.

    Police said 22-year-old Maxwell Hoffman of Springfield, Va., and 21-year-old Joshua Murray of Woodbridge, Va., emerged from the woods Friday as search efforts were getting under way.

    The two men said they had gone out of bounds off the back side of Bolton Valley toward Waterbury when they became lost Thursday. Police said they were able to start a fire and build a makeshift shelter where the spent the night.

    Both men suffered hypothermia and frostbite. Police say they were treated at Bolton Valley by ski patrol and a local rescue squad but they refused to be taken to the hospital.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    More than 26,000 people were without power when severe thunderstorms rolled through the state in... Full Story
    Storm causes outages, leaves damage
    A Rutland man was allegedly drunk and playing Pokémon Go when he crashed his... Full Story
    CASTLETON — Even without the traditional ice cream truck music, kids flock to Adam Babb’s... Full Story
    Entrepreneur brings ice cream to boaters
    More Articles