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Indiana Hiker Dies While Hiking Vermont Trail
Updated September 6, 2016 6:52 AM
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(PERU, Vt.) - A hiker from Indiana has died following an apparent medical emergency on a Vermont hiking trail.

Emergency responders were called to a shelter along the Long Trail on Sunday in the town of Peru.

State police say 57-year-old Michael Keethers of Indianapolis had taken ill and become unresponsive.

Authorities say resuscitation efforts failed, and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

State police continue to investigation.

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