Christian Michael Mares triggered an avalanche while snowboarding in a closed area of Sugar Bowl Resort in the Sierra on Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. The terrifying moment was caught on iPhone and GoPro cameras. Placer County sheriff's officials said they would seek prosecution of Mares. Take a look at the incredible video. CAUTION: EXPLICIT LANGUAGE IN THIS VIDEO. Credit: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAZJkPfkFhE">Christian</a> / <a href="http://youtube.com/viralhog">ViralHog.com</a>
Christian Michael Mares triggered an avalanche while snowboarding in a closed area of Sugar Bowl Resort in the Sierra on Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. The terrifying moment was caught on iPhone and GoPro cameras. Placer County sheriff's officials said they would seek prosecution of Mares. Take a look at the incredible video. CAUTION: EXPLICIT LANGUAGE IN THIS VIDEO. Credit: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAZJkPfkFhE">Christian</a> / <a href="http://youtube.com/viralhog">ViralHog.com</a>
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January 20, 2016 9:24 PM

Ski resort seeks prosecution of snowboarder accused of triggering avalanche

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