Officials i-d man found dead in Gorge Park

Officials i-d man found dead in Gorge Park

CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH (WOIO) - Police investigating after hikers find a body in Gorge Park, off Front Street. The 51-year-old man's body was discovered around 4:45 p.m. Monday.

Cuyahoga Falls police say Daniel Short of Cuyahoga Falls was discovered lying on the rocks about 40 feet below the walking trail.

Cuyahoga Falls firefighters responded and Short was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:50 PM on October 29, 2012.

An autopsy has been completed and the cause of death was blunt force trauma to the chest. The manner of death is pending so that further testing and investigation can be done.

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