U.S. freestyle skier dies in avalanche in Japan

A U.S. freestyle skier has died after being caught in an avalanche, his family confirmed. Kyle Smaine, based in Lake Tahoe, California, was among five skiers engulfed by an avalanche near a winter resort in central Japan.

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  1. What causes an avalanche and how do you survive one?

  2. Rip Kyle Smaine, you will be missed

  3. awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww lol 👏

  4. RIP. He's so professional and great man to go skiing when there's an avalanche warning.

  5. Mr. Smaine should have skied in Maine.

  6. Must be nice to be skiing in Japan


  8. 日本はここ10年で今年が1番積雪量が多いです。今年日本にスキーに来る方がいれば十分に注意してください。日本人でも今年何人か雪に関する事故で亡くなっています

  9. Talented dedicated young athletes, dying wayyyyy too young.🥀🕯😢 Sincere condolences to their families and friends.

  10. This story didn't mention racism, thank God. It's getting old.

  11. did he roll into a snowball that get bigger as it go down

  12. He was one of the good ones. RIP.

  13. No business like snow business.