24-year-old Alex Witt died while working at Sugarloaf Mountain, Maine on Friday morning. Alex was working for the ski resorts competition center preparing a mogul course on Skidder trail when he lost his footing and slid down the mogul course.
Alex was from Farmington, Maine.
Ski patrol responded quickly and performed CPR. Unfortunately, Alex did not survive. He was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.
“Our staff is a close-knit family that cares deeply for one another, and our hearts are with our team member and his family today. Safety is the first priority in everything we do at Sugarloaf and a loss like this is a tremendous blow to all of us.” – Sugarloaf GM Karl Strand