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With thousands of visitors to Grand Canyon National Park every day, the Park is asking visitors to remember safety first and to hike smart. (Loretta Yerian/WGCN)

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Park rangers remind visitors to enjoy Grand Canyon safely
Recent visitor deaths attributed to unsafe selfies, heat exposure

While the Grand Canyon is a fun, safe destination for family vacations, road trip stopovers and hiking trips of a lifetime, park rangers would like to remind visitors that fatalities can and do happen and urge them to recreate safely.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News July 10, 2018
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On July 3, rangers responded to reports of a visitor that had climbed over a railing at Mather Point, lost footing, and fell approximately 500 feet. The fall was fatal.

July 5, 2018
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