Body of missing hiker found in Sequoia National Park, officials say

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FRESNO COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — The body of a hiker reported missing in Sequoia National Park has been found, according to the National Park Service Monday.

According to an update posted by the official Twitter profile for Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, the body of Matt Thoke was found over the weekend. Officials say he was found in a body not easily seen by air or on the ground.

Thoke, 43 of Newport Beach, was first reported missing on July 21.

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