Hiker killed after fall from Angels Landing trail identified

Southern Utah

WASHINGTON COUNTY (ABC4 News)- UPDATE 11/22- Officials have identified the victim as 19-year-old Savannah McTague from Maine.

They say she was a Xanterra concession employee working at Zion Lodge.


WASHINGTON COUNTY (ABC4 News) – UPDATE: The body of a 19-year-old woman from Maine was found Thursday morning.


Washington County authorities and park rangers are investigating a possible fall at Zion National Park Wednesday.

Washington County Sheriff’s Office said it was contacted by Zion National Park rangers around 7:40 p.m. about the report of a person who fell from the Angels Landing trail.

“Investigators are working alongside the park rangers to verify the information and locate the possible victim,” said Washington County in a statement Wednesday night.

The agency said additional details will be release Thursday morning.

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