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(Randy Likness, KUTV 2 News) Summit County searchers were looking for a missing Provo man in the mountains east of Kamas Sunday.
Summit County searchers find missing Provo man’s body

By Michael McFall

| The Salt Lake Tribune

First Published Jul 06 2014 10:57 am • Last Updated Jul 06 2014 09:41 pm

Summit County searchers believe they found the body of a missing Provo man in the mountains east of Kamas Sunday.

Eduardo Rodriguez was reported missing June 23, according to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office. By 1 p.m. Saturday, someone found his vehicle, a 2003 Nissan Frontier, on Upper Setting Road.

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Rescue dogs and the Utah Department of Public Safety helicopter helped in the search.

As of 12:25 p.m., searchers had found in the area a body preliminarily identified as that of Rodriguez and it was sent to the state medical examiner.

"Summit County sends its deepest condolences to the Rodriguez family and a special thanks to the volunteers who assisted in the search," the sheriff’s office said in a statement.

Details on a possible cause of death were not immediately released.


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