23-year-old California man dies after snowboarding crash in South Lake Tahoe


A 23-year-old California man is dead after a snowboarding incident at a Lake Tahoe ski resort.

According to the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office, David Karlin, of Orangevale, California was pronounced dead on Thursday, Dec. 7 after a snowboarding crash at Sierra at Tahoe Resort.

Sergeant Anthony Prencipe says first aid was provided by an on-scene acquaintance as well as ski patrol while Karlin was being transported by paramedics.

Paramedics were unable to revive the 23-year-old.

An official cause of death is pending, according to the sheriff's office.

This is a developing story. Check back with us for updates.

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