NATURE OF INCIDENT: Repelling Accident
TIME:21:21 DATE: 3/13/2013
LOCATION OF OCCURANCE: Tear Drop Arch
VICTIMS OR PERSONS INVOLVED:
NAME: AGE HOMETOWN & STATE
|Zachary John Taylor||20||Moab, Utah|
HOW DID IT HAPPEN:
On March 13, 2013 Grand County Dispatch received a call that a group was at Tear Drop Arch repelling and one of the party had fell. Grand County Sheriff Deputies, Grand County Ambulance and Grand County Search and Rescue responded, finding Zachary Taylor has succumbed to his injuries.
Utah Highway Patrol’s Helicopter was brought in to assist in the recovery as the location is remote and inaccessible by vehicle.
TAKEN WHERE Spanish Valley Mortuary
Lt. Kim Neal