Ryan Hawks dies from injuries

Updated: March 1, 2011, 9:48 PM ET
By Megan Michelson | ESPN Action Sports

PreviewQualifiers Finals Ryan Hawks, R.I.P.

Freeskier Ryan Hawks died Tuesday morning from injuries sustained in a crash at the North American Freeskiing Championships at Kirkwood, Calif., which ended Monday. He was 25 years old.

Hawks, who is originally from Vermont but has been living in Utah, threw a backflip off a large cliff on Kirkwood's Cirque on Sunday at the Freeskiing World Tour and crashed upon landing. Ski patrol immediately tended to his injuries and ...

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