Sequoia National Park missing man, Matthew Thoke found dead.
Matthew Thoke, 43 year-old who was said to have gone missing after he left his group and was hiking alone with a bag pack has been reportedly found dead during the weekend.
UPDATE August 9, 2021: Search for Matthew Thoke in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks ends, his body recovered August 8 – https://t.co/oU3gEOQbJW
The park thanks all who aided the search & asks the public and press continue to respect the family’s privacy.
— SpecialAgentNPS (@SpecialAgentNPS) August 10, 2021
The the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks said that the body has been found dead in an area was off-trail when helicopters searched the area.
The Authorities have confirmed that the body belongs to that of Matthew Thoke. Although the cause of death has not yet been released.