MN Avalanche Victim Identified 13 Mar 14

Authorities have released the name of the 18-year-old from Lake Lillian who was killed in an avalanche while snowmobiling in Montana. was buried under 6-feet of snow in the “extremely large” Yellowstone Park avalanche at around 4pm Tuesday, and his body was found about an hour later. He was reportedly with a group of six others and was about halfway up a slope when he was overtaken by the avalanche. One other person was injured, but was not buried. The cause of the avalanche is under investigation, but authorities say it appears to have been triggered by another snowmobile rider. Junkermeier was a senior at Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City High School