St. Louis Man Dies While Hiking In Utah

WAYNE COUNTY, UT (KTVI) – A Missouri man has died whereas climbing in Canyonlands Nationwide Park in Utah.

Supply Welland, seventy three, had been mountaineering on my own and was once pronounced lacking Friday. He used to be presupposed to be out of Horseshoe Canyon by way of July 28.

Wayne County officers mentioned sheriff’ deputies started out looking for Welland early Saturday morning. They discovered his car on the trailhead. As a result of climate prerequisites, the terrain and the uncertainty across the time of when he went lacking, a helicopter used to be used to assist within the search.

Welland’s physique used to be discovered round midday on Saturday.

An post-mortem will resolve how he died.

Deputies say he had lots of water and just right climbing footwear.

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