Jeffrey K. Chalk Killed in Accident in Killington, VT
Killington, VT -- An incident at a ski resort claimed the life of 53-year-old Jeffrey K. Chalk at a ski resort in Killington, VT Saturday, January 8, 2017.
Mr. Chalk--a gondola mechanic at the resort--was reportedly found by a fellow employee. It appears the victim was working on a catwalk when he slipped, tumbling 13 feet to the concrete floor below. The cause of death is unclear, but official say the victim likely sustained a serious head injury. The official cause of death had yet to be determined, however.
The official investigation is ongoing and may reveal important details as it unfolds.
There was no more information provided by the preliminary press release.
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