Sunrise over the Goose Neck of the Colorado River in Meander Canyon. Bears Ears National Monument. Moab, Utah. Hatch Point is at left with Canyonlands National Park at right.
Invasive tamarisk trees line the riverbanks. (Photo by: Jon G. Fuller/VWPic An Indiana woman was found dead at a Utah national park on Wednesday.
The National Park Service said Thursday that the 61-year-old visitor was pronounced dead at Canyonlands National Park. The Grand County Dispatch had received a report of an unresponsive female at Willow Flat Campground at the Island in the Sky district of the park.
National Park Service rangers, Grand County EMS and San Juan County Sheriff's Office personnel responded to the scene.FLORIDA MAN, STEPSON DIE AFTER HIKING AT TEXAS NATIONAL PARK IN SIZZLING TEMPSThe San Juan County Sheriff’s Office and the National Park Service are conducting a cooperative investigation into the manner and the cause of her death.