US bobsledder and Park City native Steven Holcomb, 37, found dead

Jin-man Lee, Associated Press

FILE – In this Feb. 27, 2010, file photo, from left, Steven Holcomb, Justin Olsen, Steve Mesler and Curtis Tomasevicz, of the United States, kiss their gold medasl in the men’s four-man bobsled during the medal ceremony of the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia. Holcomb, the longtime U.S. bobsledding star who drove to three Olympic medals after beating a disease that nearly robbed him of his eyesight, was found dead in Lake Placid, N.Y., on Saturday, May 6, 2017. He was 37.

Steven Holcomb, the longtime U.S. bobsledding star who drove to three Olympic medals after beating a disease that nearly robbed him of his eyesight, was found dead in Lake Placid, New York, on Saturday.

He was 37.

The U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Bobsled and Skeleton announced his death, the cause of which remains unclear. However, officials said there were no immediate indications of foul play. An autopsy was tentatively scheduled for Sunday.

The native of Park City, Utah, was a three-time Olympian, and his signature moment came at the 2010 Vancouver Games when he piloted his four-man sled to a win that snapped a 62-year drought for the U.S. in bobsled’s signature race.

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