Concession Employee Injured in Pack String Accident Identified
Contact: Melissa Wilson, 406-888-7895
WEST GLACIER, MONT. – Glacier National Park officials report that the park concession employee from Mule Shoe Outfitters who was seriously injured in a pack string accident on Tuesday was Bruce Jacobs, 60. According to his employer, Jacobs lives in Montana during the summer and in Arizona during the winter. He is originally from Utah.
Jacobs remains at Kalispell Regional Medical Center.
Did You Know?
Did you know that eight inches of snow fell during one night in Glacier's high country in August, 2005? The weather forced hundreds of backpackers out of the backcountry.