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SUNLIGHT creeps across the “serac,” or snow tunnel.

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A 'massive effort' as rescue crews use chain saws to recover snowboarder buried by collapsed glacier

In a first for rescue and recovery efforts on Mount Hood, chain saws were used on the White River glacier Sunday to cut away ice and retrieve the body of a 25-year-old Colorado snowboarder.


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