Posted October 03, 2018 07:29:00 A woman is in critical condition after being injured in an avalanche in Utah.

According to a statement from the Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office, a 20-year-old woman was on the trail near her home in the Pahrump Mountains when she was hit by a mountain-bagging avalanche.

The woman was rushed to the hospital and was pronounced dead, authorities said.

The cause of the avalanche was not immediately known.