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    http://www.themountainmail.com/free_...abfb107da.html


    A 43-year-old Kansas woman is dead and her daughter was seriously injured Tuesday after their 2014 Jeep Wrangler went off Iron Chest Road about 3 miles above St. Elmo, falling 600 feet down the mountainside, Chaffee County Sheriff John Spezze said...
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    I haven't been up there in years, but I do remember a narrow shelf section not too long after the rock garden obstacle.
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    That's terrible. I hope the daughter makes it.

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    Scary stuff.

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    We've all been in that type of situation.

    WHEN IN DOUBT, KICK THE PASSENGERS OUT!
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    Default Re: IronChest fatality



    Spieg previously posted:
    "We've all been in that type of situation.

    WHEN IN DOUBT, KICK THE PASSENGERS OUT!"

    If Iím in doubt on a shelf road Iím getting the hell out!

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