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Pueblo native who died in Taos avalanche makes organ donor walk of honor

Posted at 8:02 PM, Jan 29, 2019

NEW MEXICO – It was a very emotional scene Tuesday at the University of New Mexico Hospital as Corey Borg-Massanari was wheeled from the ICU to the operating room to donate his organs.

The Pueblo Native and most recently Vail resident died after being trapped in an avalanche at Taos Ski Valley earlier this month.

Donate Life New Mexico shared the emotional video you see above, showing hundreds of medical and support staff lining the hallways as Corey made his organ donor walk of honor.