Even in winter - be safe out there.....

All posts must be respectful

Moderator: HAZ - Moderators

Linked Guides none
Linked Areas none
Post Reply
User avatar
hikeaz
Posts: 1891
Joined: May 13 2002 10:07 am
City, State: Tempe, AZ
Contact:

Even in winter - be safe out there.....

Post by hikeaz » Dec 11 2015 1:13 pm

Grand Canyon, Ariz. –At approximately 6 am on Sunday, December 6, the Grand Canyon Regional Communications Center received a call reporting CPR in progress in Bright Angel Campground near Phantom Ranch. Park rangers and other emergency personnel responded to the scene and continued CPR, however all efforts to resuscitate the hiker were unsuccessful.
The hiker has been identified as 49-year old Janell Mount of North Carolina.
No additional information is available at this time. An investigation into the incident is being conducted by the National Park Service in coordination with the Coconino County Medical Examiner.
kurt

User avatar
chumley
Posts: 6898
Joined: Sep 18 2002 8:59 am
City, State: Tempe, AZ

Re: Even in winter - be safe out there.....

Post by chumley » Dec 11 2015 1:35 pm

What does winter have to do with it?
Highway to hell

User avatar
hikeaz
Posts: 1891
Joined: May 13 2002 10:07 am
City, State: Tempe, AZ
Contact:

Re: Even in winter - be safe out there.....

Post by hikeaz » Dec 11 2015 1:49 pm

chumley wrote:What does winter have to do with it?
....Grand Canyon.... heat.... hyperthermia...... it'll come to you.......
kurt

User avatar
chumley
Posts: 6898
Joined: Sep 18 2002 8:59 am
City, State: Tempe, AZ

Re: Even in winter - be safe out there.....

Post by chumley » Dec 11 2015 2:31 pm

Didn't realize this was a weather/temperature/season-related tragedy. My bad.
Highway to hell

Post Reply

Return to “Grand Canyon Fatalities”


cron