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Missing skier found safe

By Evan Johnson

A Connecticut man who skied out of bounds at Killington Resort made it home safely.

State police said in a press release they received a call at 4 p.m. on Jan. 4 from 22-year-old Kyle Ford of Ridgefield, Conn., who said he was lost after skiing off the resort property. Ford’s coordinates were given to the Killington Search and Rescue teams. Vermont State Police, Killington Fire Department and Killington Search and Rescue responded and assisted with locating Ford. At 7:48 p.m. that night, teams located Ford and walked him out of the woods. Ford suffered no injuries during the incident.

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