64-year-old man dies while hiking at Big Bend National Park

BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK -- According to a release, 64-year-old Kent Green of Orlando, Florida lost his life while hiking on the Lost Mine Trail in Big Bend National Park on Wednesday.

The release states that while hiking with his wife, Green reportedly collapsed.

Park visitors then began performing CPR until staff
arrived on scene.

Responders included National Park Service and Customs & Border Protection agents.

Unfortunately, according to the release, efforts to resuscitate him were not successful.

Big Bend National Park’s staff wishes to send sincere condolences to the friends and family of the deceased, and thank all visitors who rendered assistance.