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CT man killed in Vermont skiing accident after getting lost, falling off cliff

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Cambridge, VT (WTNH) — A Connecticut man has been killed in a skiing accident at Stowe Mountain Resort in Vermont over the weekend.

RELATED: Police release name of skier who died after fall from cliff

The Associated Press reports that two brothers from Connecticut who were skiing at Stowe Mountain, got lost on the trail, and while trying to find their way back, one fell off a cliff.

It took searchers two hours before finding the skier dead around 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the bottom of the cliff.

According to the AP, the skiers were familiar with the resort but ended up going off of marked trails. The victim’s brother was not injured.

Tuesday, Vermont State Police identified the victim as Andrew Hryb, 36, of Darien, CT.

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