Sheriff's Office

Posted on: September 2, 2017

Young Child Deceased After Fall from Midgley Bridge Trail

Sedona, AZ - On September 2, 2017 at approximately 2:01 PM Coconino County Sheriff’s Deputies, Sedona Police Department, US Forest Service, and Sedona Fire District responded to Midgley Bridge for a report of a 2-1/2-year-old child that fell what was estimated 50-60 feet down a cliff along the Midgley Bridge Trail.  Sedona Fire personnel rappelled down the cliff and found the child deceased.  The family of the child is on vacation visiting the area from Omaha, Nebraska.

The case remains under investigation by the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office and Coconino County Medical Examiner’s Office.

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