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2 dead, up to 8 missing in Wash. avalancheSheriff's office: 2 dead, up to 8 missing in avalanche near Wash. ski resort
SEATTLE (AP) ' Sheriff's officials say they have reports of at least two people dead and up to eight people missing in an avalanche in Washington state.
The avalanche happened Sunday at Stevens Pass, about 90 miles east of Seattle.
Sgt. Cindi West of the King County Sheriff's Office says the deaths occurred in an out-of-bounds area near the local ski resort.
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