Experienced hiker found dead from apparent fall in Colorado

An experienced mountaineer was found dead Monday from an apparent fall while hiking in Colorado, authorities said. Rescuers discovered Patrick Eells, 29, with traumatic injuries at about 2 p.m. on the Dallas-Gilpin ridge near Telluride, according to the San Miguel County Sheriff.

Experienced hiker found dead from apparent fall in Colorado

An experienced mountaineer was found dead Monday from an apparent fall while hiking in Colorado, authorities said. Rescuers discovered Patrick Eells, 29, with traumatic injuries at about 2 p.m. on the Dallas-Gilpin ridge near Telluride, according to the San Miguel County Sheriff.