Feb 15, 2016 8:54 PM

Massachusetts skier dies in Vermont accident

A Watertown, Massachusetts skier died Monday when he lost control while skiing at a Burke Mountain Resort.

Police say Shirinian Varter, 58, was not wearing a helmet when he lost control, skied into the woods and struck a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene from his injuries.

The investigation is continuing while autopsy results are pending.


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