JOHNSBURG, N.Y. – The Warren County Sheriff's Office was
called to the scene of a ski accident Thursday morning.
The accident occurred around 10:45 a.m. at the Gore Mountain
Ski Center. The sheriff's office said 20-year-old Nicholas Hansen of Marcy, New
York lost control while skiing and veered off the trail striking a tree.
Members of the Gore Mountain Ski Patrol initiated first aid
efforts at the scene of the accident before transporting Hansen to the First
Aid building where continued life-saving efforts were unsuccessful.
The death is not considered suspicious and no criminal
charges are expected.