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Teens stuck on ledge in Provo Canyon
This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Rescuers were trying to reach two teenage boys who were stranded on a cliff late Monday in Provo Canyon.

The boys, 16 and 17, had been hiking between Canyon Glen and Nuns Park about 10 miles into the canyon when they got stuck on a ledge 300 to 400 feet up the mountainside, said Utah County sheriff's Sgt. Spencer Cannon. They called for help about 9 p.m., Cannon said.

Crews expected to complete the rescue around midnight, Cannon said.

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