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Two skiers missing after CO avalanche

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Officials say seven people were on top of the ridge that activated the avalanche. Three of them suffered broken bones. (Source: CNN) Officials say seven people were on top of the ridge that activated the avalanche. Three of them suffered broken bones. (Source: CNN)

LAKE COUNTY, CO (CNN) - Rescuers plan to resume searching at first light for two skiers who went missing after an avalanche in Colorado.

It happened Saturday evening in Lake County, a couple of hours outside Denver.

Officials say seven people were on top of the ridge that activated the avalanche.

Three people suffered broken bones, and two walked away unharmed, leaving two missing.

Rescue crews say they have to figure out the best and safest way to clear the area.

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