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Hiker dies after 200 foot fall near Questa

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Marian Camacho
May 17, 2018 10:54 AM

QUESTA, N.M. – State Police say the caretaker of the La Junta Campgrounds has died after falling while out for a hike near Questa.

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Witnesses told police, 72-year-old Owen O’Keefe fell approximately 200 feet while hiking in the Wild Rivers Recreation Area on Wednesday.

Right now it’s unclear what caused him to fall, but no foul play is suspected.

State Police will continue the investigation.

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