Snowboarder dies in avalanche on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula


ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Authorities say a 33-year-old Anchorage man died in an avalanche while snowboarding on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula.

The Anchorage Daily News reports Jeffery Cheng and two friends were snowboarding near Crescent Lake Saddle Cabin southwest of Moose Pass on Saturday.Alaska State Troopers say Cheng was “overtaken by an avalanche.”