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Home News MCSO Press Releases RESCUE FROM WHITE PINE PEAK - OCTOBER 29, 2013
RESCUE FROM WHITE PINE PEAK - OCTOBER 29, 2013
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 08:09

On the Sunday October 27, 2013, at about 7:30 PM, 25-year-old Jace Jensen of Fillmore telephoned the Millard County Sheriff’s Dispatch and reported that he was in the White Pine Peak area above Meadow. He had become separated from his friends, and was lost. Search and Rescue units from Millard and Sevier Counties were sent to the area, along with a helicopter from the Utah Department of Public Safety. A little before 10:00 PM Jensen was located by the helicopter. He was air lifted off of the mountain and taken to an area hospital in good condition.

 

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