Mountain biker dies in Big Cottonwood Canyon

Posted at 6:54 PM, Jul 24, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-24 23:18:05-04

BIG COTTONWOOD CANYON, Utah – Police said a man died after he went into cardiac arrest while biking in Big Cottonwood Canyon Wednesday.

Unified Police Department officials said the 66-year-old man was near Spruces Campground.The victim was later identified as Philip D. Baldwin of Salt Lake City.

When police and EMS crews arrived on scene bystanders were giving the man CPR, but the man could not be revived and he died.

FOX 13 News will have more information as it becomes available.