Man dies in skiing accident over the weekend

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A MAN died after he struck a low-hanging tree branch while skiing at Thredbo on Saturday (August 10) morning. 

The man, a 68-year-old from South Australia, was on a holiday skiing with friends when he hit the tree and was unable to be revived.

Police will examine all circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333000 or 

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