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Eastern Oregon avalanche hits Seattle skiers, kills 2

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PORTLAND, Ore. — Two backcountry skiers were killed and two others were seriously injured when an avalanche in eastern Oregon’s Wallowa Mountains hit a party of eight, officials said.

The deaths mean at least 12 people have died in avalanches nationally this season, including six since Sunday.

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