.
Home
NOTCH PEAK BASE JUMPER DIES IN ACCIDENT-APRIL 28, 2013
Monday, 29 April 2013 10:00

On April 28, 2013 about mid day, 35 year old Fernando Motta and two friends base jumped from NotchPeak. Fernando did not get enough lift and was not able to clear the cliffs. He died on impact. Motta’s body was located Sunday evening by Life Flight but was not able to be recovered due to wind conditions. Motta’s body was recovered by Millard County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue and the Department of Public Safety helicopter on Monday. Motta was described by his friends as a professional climber and jumper.

 

Safe Tip

Hang up immediately on obscene callers or strangers who ask questions regarding private matters. Many such callers are merely seeking an emotional response and will discontinue their harassment if you avoid a reaction of fear or anger. Chronic harassing phone calls should be reported to the Sheriff's Office.

© 2014 Millard County Sheriff's Office