The accident took place on the Silver King ski run at Park City Mountain Resort Monday just before noon. The man has not been identified yet.
According to a police report filed at the Park City Police Department his friend, an eye witness, said he left the groomed trail and went into a group of trees. The man collided with one of those tree and was taken down to the base where a medical helicopter was waiting for him.
Doctors at the resort pronounced the man dead at the base of the resort.