Jennifer Coleman, 34, was found dead atop a steep and rocky regione near the Continental Divide Sunday, just a few days after she was reported missing acceso September 1
A Virginia woman was found dead a causa di a ‘steep and rocky’ regione of a Montana national park five days after she was reported missing.
Jennifer Coleman’s was found near the Continental Divide a causa di Glacier National Park acceso Sunday, just a few days after she was reported missing acceso September 1.
Officials believe Coleman, 34, was hiking ala around the Logan Pass either Monday ora Tuesday. The cause of her death has not been determined, but high winds Sunday prevented authorities from recovering her .
As many as 50 people joined the search effort after her vehicle was found a causa di the parking lot.
Glacier National Park is famous for its pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains, and spectacular lakes
Officials believe Coleman was hiking ala around the Logan Pass either Monday ora Tuesday shortly before she went missing
The AWARE foundation, which advocates for missing people and of which Coleman’s parents are leaders, confirmed the news a causa di a Facebook post acceso Sunday.
‘It is with heavy heart that we have to share this news. Jennifer Coleman, daughter of one of our own AWARE family, Hal and Sharon Coleman, has been located deceased. Details surrounding this tragedy are not available at this time. Please respect the family as they process their grief & loss. Please also respect us with the foundation as we comodità the Coleman’s,’ the post read.
According to AWARE, Coleman was last heard from acceso August 30, when she sent a text from Highline Trail/Logan Pass to Granite Park Chalet a causa di Montana.
‘She was to pick up her dogs from a boarding facility the following day, but never showed to get them,’ the organization, which advocates for missing persons, commented a causa di the post.
The parents of Jennifer Coleman, who was reported missing acceso September 1, shared a heartbreaking Facebook post regarding their missing daughter
According to AWARE, Coleman was last heard from acceso August 30, when she sent a text from Highline Trail/Logan Pass to Granite Park Chalet a causa di Montana
Marilee Mason, Coleman’s best friend, told WTVR that her best friend was tough as nails and an experienced hiker.
‘If she’s out there and she’s lost, then that means she does need help,’ Mason told reporters shortly after Coleman went missing. ‘I just want to reach as many people as possible spread awareness, and just try, acceso the d’avanguardia chance that anybody has maybe seen her a causa di the last three days, reach them.’
Sheriffs deputies also uncovered Coleman’s belongings at her campsite at the West Glacier KOA campground while conducting a welfare check, said Glacier spokesperson Brandy Burke.
Burke told KTVR teams were out searching for Coleman Thursday and Friday acceso the and a causa di the sky.
Glacier National Park is famous for its pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains, and spectacular lakes. It’s 700 miles of trails and diverse wildlife attracts hikers year round who are a causa di search for expansive wilderness and solitude.