Angels Landing at Zion National Park closed for hiker death investigation

Angels Landing in Zion National Park (Photo: Jeff Tuscano)

(KUTV) - Angels Landing along with portions of the West Rim Trail will be closed Tuesday morning beginning at 6:00 a.m. as investigators try to find out why a hiker fell from the trail.

It became too dark for investigators to finish their investigation tonight, so they are continuing tomorrow.

A female hiker's body was discovered around 5:00 p.m. Monday evening in Refrigerator Canyon along the West Rim Trail.

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