Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Sun and clouds both days with lower humidity. High temps are due to only reach the lower 80s. Early mornings in the low to mid 50s.
COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. (January 5, 2013)--A 13-year-old Texas boy died after hitting a tree while skiing at Copper Mountain in Colorado, authorities said.
The Summit County coroner said Tristan Bartlett of Houston wasn't wearing a helmet when he struck the tree Friday.
The resort says he was on a beginner trail at the time.
The boy was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 1:30 p.m.