The Canadian Press

2015-04-08 | Avalanche Cam

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A B-C man has gone public with some terrifying head-cam footage captured as he was buried alive in an avalanche. Curtis Johnson was snowmobiling in the mountains near Sicamous last month when he was swept away in a snow slide. He says he jumped free of his sled and tried to swim to keep on top of the powder. (Within minutes Johnson's friends had dug him out.)

Date: 2015-04-08
Placeline: SICAMOUS, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << once I stop I guess I can see that it was bright up so and then I reach my hand up my everything else was like stuck in like cement like snow but I can reach my hand when I had was up and then I could see it got lighter and lighter so I just kept moving my hand till I saw the daylight there and I just came down to my face and then I can breathe >>