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MOUNT HOOD, OR (KPTV) - A snowboarder from Portland died in a fall at Mt. Hood Meadows on Sunday.

The Hood River County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a snowboarder who sustained a head injury on the slopes at 11:17 a.m.

Medics located 45-year-old Ryan Zeitner and attempted life-saving measures, but he was pronounced dead.

He had been in the Heather Canyon area, according to a Mt. Hood Meadows spokesman.

The medical examiner’s office responded to the scene and Hood River County Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted interviews as part of the investigation.

No further details were released.

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