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Man Dies After Vehicle Gets Stuck in Snow

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A 63-year-old Ohio man is dead after getting his vehicle stuck in the snow near Darby and falling down an embankment.

The Ravalli County sheriff says John Sutherland was a part-time resident of the West Fork area. He fell down the embankment while trying to free his vehicle and was not able to make it back up the hill.

Deputies say several people attempted to help the man performing first aid, CPR and lighting a fire to warm him up.

Sutherland was not able to recover and was pronounced dead before he could make it to a hospital.

The medical examiner's office said he likely died from hypothermia.

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