Death at Zion National Park ruled a suicide | The Salt Lake Tribune – Salt Lake Tribune

Officials at Zion National Park on Saturday identified a body that was found at the base of the Great Arch.

The San Diego man’s death was ruled a suicide.

The body was found Wednesday evening after an abandoned vehicle was reported near the Canyon Overlook trailhead, according to a news release from the park. Park officials shut down the Canyon Overlook Trail Thursday to recover the body.

The Canyon Overlook Trail is a 1-mile hike that ends at a landing above Great Arch.

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