Woman dies while hiking Grand Canyon
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“The individual was in a party of five,” Pryputniewicz said. “They were heading into the Canyon for the first day of a five day back country hiking permit.”
Pryputniewicz said Rangers had been warning people about the dangers of hiking in the extreme conditions. The Coconino County Medical Examiner's office is conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of the woman's death.