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Colorado Woman Identified as Victim of Lake Powell Accident

Colorado Woman Identified as Victim of Lake Powell Accident



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PAGE, Ariz. (AP) -- Officials at the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area say a woman killed when a huge rock slab crashed down on her boat was from Calhan, Colorado.

Officials are still searching for 59-year-old Mary Simmons' husband, also believed killed Friday when a 250-square-foot slab fell onto their boat as it was moored on Lake Powell in southern Utah.

The ongoing search for 64-year-old Donald Simmons is being hampered by poor visibility, deep water and submerged trees. An underwater recovery team from the National Park Service is assigned to the search.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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