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Marcy man dies in Gore Mountain ski accident

By WKTV News

NORTH CREEK, N.Y. (WKTV) - A Marcy man has died after injuries sustained in a skiing accident at Gore Mountain Ski Resort, Thursday morning.
 
Nicholas Hanson, 20, was skiing at the resort with his mother and another relative when at approximately 10:45 a.m., he lost control, leaving the trail and striking a tree stump.
 
The Warren County Sheriff's office said that Hanson was traveling down the Chatiemac Trail, a black diamond, when he crashed. According to officials, he was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.
 
The Albany Times Union initially reported the accident, and said that the death was not considered suspicious in nature. No charges are to be expected in the case.
 

The resort remained open following the incident, and will continue to remain open weather-permitting. 

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