Grand County Search and Rescue complete two missions, recover four snowmobilers
March 11, 2013
Grand County Search and Rescue, aided by a Kiowa helicopter from the Army’s High Altitude Truing Center in Eagle County, retrieved Stu Spencer, 60, of Tabernash Monday morning. Spencer had become stranded in the Meadow Creek area while snowmobiling and was forced to spend the night.
Search and Rescue members completed a second mission Monday morning after retrieving three snowmobilers who had become lost and stranded in the Blue Ridge area near Grand Lake.
All of the parties who were retrieved were in good medical condition after spending a cold night in the woods.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.