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Vernal Falls

Yosemite National Park

Search Continues For Boy Presumed Drowned In Yosemite

The search continues in Yosemite National Park for the body of a 6-year-old boy swept away late Wednesday in a rough stretch of the Merced River.

08/17/2012

Vernal Falls, Yosemite National Park

Rangers Find 3rd Body In Yosemite’s Merced River

Officials have identified a body found in the Merced River last week as one of three young people swept over a waterfall in Yosemite National Park.

12/05/2011

Vernal Falls, Yosemite National Park

Yosemite Hikers Presumed Dead After Witnesses Confirm Waterfall Plunge

Officials at Yosemite National Park have identified three visitors who are presumed dead after being swept over a raging waterfall.

CBS San Francisco–07/20/2011

Vernal Falls, Yosemite National Park

Yosemite Rangers Fear Hikers Swept Over Vernal Falls

A search and rescue operation is set to resume at first light Wednesday in an area below a popular waterfall after witnesses reported seeing at least one hiker swept over the falls.

KPIX 5–07/19/2011