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Teen Dies After Fall at Yosemite National Park

A 17-year-old male passed away this week after obtaining head injuries from a fall in Yosemite National Park.

8/12/2011

A 17-year-old male passed away this week after obtaining head injuries from a fall in Yosemite National Park. The Fresno, Calif., teen spent five days in the hospital before he died.

According to park officials, the teen was hiking Yosemite's popular Mist Trail when he slipped and fell. In May, a Texas native also died when he slipped while hiking the Mist Trail and drowned in the Merced River.

So far this year, 14 people have died inside Yosemite.

Read the full story at foxnews.com.

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