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Man Dies After Falling From Rim Of The Grand Canyon

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Photo of El Tovar Lodge (Credit: CNN and Xanteera Parks and Resorts) Photo of El Tovar Lodge (Credit: CNN and Xanteera Parks and Resorts)
Coconino County, AZ -

A Texas man died after falling off the south rim of the Grand Canyon, officials at the national park said Monday.

John N. Anderson of Grapevine, Texas was visiting the park with family on Saturday morning when he fell about 350 feet near the El Tovar Lodge.

Park rangers found Anderson but were unable to resuscitate him.

The National Park Service and the Coconino County, Arizona, medical examiner are investigating the incident.

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