Snowshoers Find Body In Beehive Basin Area
As we first told you this morning, on the XL Country Morning Show, Madison County authorities say snowshoers found a body in the Beehive Basin area.We are still waiting for authorities to release a name.
Sheriff Dave Schenk says the body is that of a man who appears to have fallen from a cliff. No identification or other documents were found with the body.
Snowshoers contacted authorities Sunday morning. Rescuers removed the body near the remote trail frequented by backcountry users.
An autopsy was to be performed Sunday night at the state crime lab in Missoula.
We’ll bring you more information as it becomes available.