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22-year-old man dies after fall in Neffs Canyon

Sep 5, 2022, 1:32 PM | Updated: 1:44 pm

Neffs Canyon is pictured, this is the area of the avalanche is...

A light dusting of fresh snow blankets Neffs Canyon Trail in Salt Lake on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (Jeffrey D. Allred/Deseret News)

(Jeffrey D. Allred/Deseret News)

SALT LAKE CITY — A 22-year-old man has died after falling in Neff’s Canyon.

Detective Arlan Bennett with the Unified Police Department said the man fell about 30 feet.

A Life Flight had been called to rescue the man after his fall was initially reported.

Bennett said the victim had received head injuries from the fall. An investigation into the man’s fall is ongoing, though Bennett said the fall looks like an accident.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

Related: Man sent to hospital after cliff diving at Causey Reservoir

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22-year-old man dies after fall in Neffs Canyon