- Associated Press - Monday, May 5, 2014

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A 61-year-old Juneau woman has died after being found unconscious on a trail.

The Juneau Empire reports (https://is.gd/d4WKwL) the woman was identified Monday by her employer, Bartlett Regional Hospital, as Sandra Gelber.

She was a physical therapist at Bartlett.

Two hikers found her body Sunday afternoon in a creek along the Salmon Creek Dam Trail behind the hospital. They pulled her out and administered CPR unless medics arrived. She was pronounced dead about 30 minutes after being found.

Bartlett spokesman Jim Strader says it isn’t known how long she was on the trail before she was found.

Police are investigating the death.


Information from: Juneau (Alaska) Empire, https://www.juneauempire.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide