Sad News From Utah

11:18 a.m. on November 27, 2009 (EST)
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Teams from West Jordan, South Jordan, Midvale and Wasatch County, among others, joined Utah County recovery crews at Nutty Putty Cave this morning to begin the grim task of recovering John Jones' body from the crevice where he was trapped since Tuesday night.

Jones, 26, is believed to have died sometime before midnight Wednesday. Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Spencer Cannon said the crews were sent home after midnight to get rest before starting the recovery effort. He said that will prove to be as difficult as the effort to rescue the Stansbury Park man. Read the rest of the story here

My condolences to the family on their tragic loss.

9:31 p.m. on November 27, 2009 (EST)
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This is very unfortunate, my sympathies to the Jones family.

June 24, 2018
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