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Skier who died at Bridger Bowl identified

MSU student from Wisconsin identified as victim
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Posted at 3:17 PM, Feb 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-18 17:17:26-05

BOZEMAN — The skier who passed away at Bridger Bowl was identified as Catherine Jane Johnson, a 21-year-old MSU student from Wisconsin.

Johnson was skiing with friends and ended up in a tree well.

Johnson died of blunt force injuries. She was wearing a helmet, according to a press release from Gallatin County Media Center.

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