CLEAR CREEK COUNTY - The Clear Creek Coroner is working to identify human remains located in the area of Berthoud Falls near the Urad Mine on Sunday.

Crews had been searching the area for backcountry skier Jeremy Rich, 42, who was reported missing on January 28, 2016.

A first search for Rich back in June turned out to be unsuccessful.

Officials say the remains were located at the bottom of an avalanche slide area.

The Clear Creek Sheriff’s Office along with searcher from Alpine, Grand County, Summit County, RMR, Arapahoe County, Douglas County and Larimer County were involved in the search.