ALBERTA

2 Alberta Men Dead After Falling From Scenic Cliff Near Nordegg

06/23/2015 11:11 EDT | Updated 06/24/2016 05:59 EDT
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NORDEGG, Alta. - RCMP say they're investigating the possibility alcohol was involved in the deaths of two men who fell off a cliff at a scenic lookout spot near Nordegg, Alta.

Cpl. Chris Smiley of the Rocky Mountain House RCMP says a 911 call was received Tuesday afternoon indicating the males had tumbled from the Crescent Falls Lookout.

Mounties, fire officials, EMS and a search and rescue team were dispatched and found the bodies at the bottom of the cliff.

They were recovered with the assistance of a rescue helicopter.

Smiley says the men were ages 34 and 20, and both were from the Rocky Mountain House area but their names won't be released.