Overdue hiker found in Zion National Park; Narrows closed during rescue effort

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(National Park Service photo)

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A search and rescue operation was underway at Zion National Park after a hiker went missing. The hiker has now been located.

ZION SAR team reports they have found the overdue hiker, and there are no life-threatening injuries, the team is working to bring them out from the Narrows and Riverside Walk.

The Narrows was closed during the search, according to the park.

The search follows a flash flood warning in the area on Wednesday.

Zion National Park is about 160 miles northwest of Las Vegas.

This is a developing story. Check back for details.

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