Man falls off chairlift at Kelly Canyon and dies

Posted By: The Ski Channel on December 13, 2010 2:27 pm

A man has fallen off a chairlift and died.  According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, 52-year-old Steven Edward Yount died from a massive heart attack.  Steven was with two other ski patrollers doing maintenance when they heard a noise, looked back and saw that he had fallen to the ground.  They performed CPR and after an ambulance ride to the hospital he was pronounced dead.