Man From Ontario Dies While Hiking Appalachian Trail In Bigelow Preserve

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WYMAN TOWNSHIP, Maine (WABI) A hiker from Ontario was found dead on the Appalachian Trail in Franklin County.

The body of 55-year-old Gerald Gabon was found last night in the Bigelow Preserve in Wyman Township.

A helicopter was sent to recover the body.

Wardens say Gabon was hiking alone and may have died from a medical event.