National Park Service photo by Ranger Aaron Smith
Ranger Matt Stark, suspended from ropes over the raging Merced River, attempts to reach the body of Kent Scott Butler, 60, who fell into the river while hiking the Mist Trail on Friday.
National Park Service photo by Ranger Aaron Smith Ranger Matt Stark, suspended from ropes over the raging Merced River, attempts to reach the body of Kent Scott Butler, 60, who fell into the river while hiking the Mist Trail on Friday.
National Park Service photo by Ranger Aaron Smith Ranger Matt Stark, suspended from ropes over the raging Merced River, attempts to reach the body of Kent Scott Butler, 60, who fell into the river while hiking the Mist Trail on Friday.

Two hikers killed in separate incidents at Yosemite National Park

May 16, 2011 10:54 AM

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