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Search and Rescue Dog Team finds Body of missing skier Carson May recovered Monday under 5 feet of snow at Sugar Bowl resort

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 03, 2016 / comments

"A 3 year-old female German Shepherd named Beaujet alerted on a spot and dug down 5 feet to where Carson has been buried under snow for nearly 6 weeks. Beaujet’s handler said Carson looked hansom and peaceful when Beaujet uncovered him.

Sugar Bowl official said May likely perished in avalanche. Scent dogs credited with locating body

The body of 23-year-old ski instructor Carson May was located Monday afternoon by search and rescue teams more than six weeks after he went missing at Sugar Bowl Ski Resort.