Hypothermia caused death of Powell man

By The Associated Press | Posted - Mar. 13, 2017 at 4:09 p.m.



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POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — The Park County Sheriff's Office says a 61-year-old Powell Tribune reporter whose body was found over the weekend in northern Wyoming died of hypothermia.

Gibson "Gib" Mathers, of Powell, was found Saturday by a local man riding a horse in the area about 2 miles south of U.S. Highway 14/16/20.

Mathers had been missing since Jan. 31.

The Powell Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2nrkm5z ) that investigators found no evidence of foul play, no apparent injuries and no predation on the body.

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Information from: Powell (Wyo.) Tribune, http://www.powelltribune.com

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