Hiker Fatality Reported Near Colorado River Mile 29 in Grand Canyon National Park

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Date: September 1, 2015
Contact: Emily Davis, 928-638-7609

 Grand Canyon, Ariz- At approximately 5 pm on Friday, August 28, the Grand Canyon Regional Communications Center received a satellite phone call reporting that a man had fallen while hiking the Fence Fault Route near Colorado River Mile 29.

The hiker has been identified as Daniel Sarr, 51, of Flagstaff, AZ.

An investigation is being conducted by the National Park Service and the Coconino County Medical Examiner. No further information is available at this time.

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Last updated: September 1, 2015

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