Child dies after fall at Cheyenne Cañon

People near Colorado Springs gathered to remember a seven year old boy who died while hiking with his mom on Friday.

COLORADO SPRINGS - A 7-year-old boy has died after falling while hiking on Gold Camp Road in Cheyenne Cañon, according to Colorado Springs Police.

Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to a high-angle rescue at Point Sublime off Gold Camp Road just after 4 p.m. on Friday. 

Police blocked off the road as the rescue was ongoing.

Family members plan to hold a vigil for the boy on Saturday night. 


© 2017 KUSA-TV


To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment