Big Bend Conservancy
Young man found dead inside Big Bend National ParkBy Craig Hlavaty Published 8:47 am, Monday, February 12, 2018Officials with Big Bend National Park on Sunday said in a release that a young man died inside the park sometime last week.23-year-old Christopher Watkins died when his vehicle rolled several times inside the park in a one-car crash.Park officials think the incident happened sometime between sundown on Friday, Feb. 9 and the early morning hours of Saturday, Feb. 10. Law enforcement is still working to determine the cause of the accident.Watkins worked for Forever Resorts, a company doing business inside the park.
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