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Ohio man dies hiking out of Grand Canyon

| The Salt Lake Tribune

First Published Jun 29 2014 10:44 pm • Last Updated Jun 29 2014 10:44 pm

Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz. • Officials say an Ohio man has died as he hiked out of the Grand Canyon after a commercial river trip.

The National Park Service says that attempts to resuscitate the 62-year-old man weren’t successful Sunday morning.Bystanders started CPR on the man on the popular Bright Angel Trail. Park Service personnel responded and an agency helicopter diverted to the area to aid the efforts. Authorities say the man’s name is not being released until his family is notified.

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