Published: March 10, 2014
FRISCO — A 22-year-old Denver man has died after hitting a tree while snowboarding on Copper Mountain.
The Summit County coroner's office identified the man as Jonathan Belle.
A news release from the office says Belle was snowboarding on a beginner trail when he hit a tree at about 9:30 a.m. Monday.
It says Belle was not wearing a helmet.
The incident remains under investigation.