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Body of woman found at Staircase

PANGUITCH (AP) — The body of a Massachusetts woman reportedly was found in the Staircase-Escalante National Monument Monday shortly after a rancher found the woman's companion hiking for help.

The couple reportedly had become trapped in their car by a snowstorm while visiting the monument last week, and at some point in the last few days decided to hike for help.

The man, from London, was found by a rancher but the woman was found dead about four miles from their rented car.

The Garfield County sheriff's office said no details would be available until Tuesday.