A skier died Monday afternoon, Feb. 15, after hitting a tree at Stowe Mountain Resort, Stowe Police say.
The man has been identified as Arthur Powers, 60, of Westport, Conn.
The crash happened at approximately 2:15 p.m. According to police, Mt. Mansfield Ski Patrol responded and evacuated the skier off the hill to Stowe EMS, where medical care continued.
The injured skier was pronounced dead at 5 p.m. at the resort.
The incident is currently under investigation by Stowe Police Department and the office of Vermont’s Chief Medical Examiner.
This story has been updated since originally reported.