Deadly Fall at Angel’s Rest

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BRIDAL VEIL, Ore. – A man fell to his death from a cliff at Angel’s Rest Friday morning while hiking with a friend in the Columbia River Gorge, the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office said.

At around 9:50 a.m., the man fell from a 40 foot cliff about a half mile up the trail. The person he was hiking with called 9-1-1.

Rescue crews rushed to help the man; however, officials said they were unable to revive him.
The deceased hiker was not the missing Austin, Tx. firefighter that went missing in Sherrard Point area.

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