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Body of 21-year-old man recovered at Grand Canyon Skywalk

A Mohave County Sheriff’s Officer responded to a report of a 21-year-old man over the edge at Grand Canyon West Sept. 28. (Photo/Adobe Stock)

A Mohave County Sheriff’s Officer responded to a report of a 21-year-old man over the edge at Grand Canyon West Sept. 28. (Photo/Adobe Stock)

GRAND CANYON WEST, Ariz. — On Sept. 28, a technical rope rescue team from Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue responded to Grand Canyon West Skywalk for a report of a 21-year-old man who had gone over the edge.

Two short-haul technicians (rope specialists) responded, along with the Kingman DPS Ranger helicopter and determined the man was deceased. The body was extracted to the command post and transferred to the Hualapai Nation. The incident remains under investigation.

Information provided by Mohave County Sheriff’s Office

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