3 people were hospitalized and two people remain missing after an avalanche on the Twin Lakes Side of Independence Pass...Highway 82 in Lake County. The injuries include broken bones and ribs. 2 people were able to escape the slide. Lake County OEM spokeswoman Betty Benson says crews will have to study the slide before they can begin to enter the area to search for the missing. It was called off for the night.
Posted Saturday, February 15th 2014 @ 11pm