Hiker found dead above Art Museum

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A hiker was found dead Wednesday on the Skyline Trail, located above the Palm Springs Art Museum.

Police said they received a call about 2:30 p.m. Police officers and members of the Palm Springs Mounted Search and Rescue team were sent to the scene, where they found the unidentified male’s body.

The hiker was pronounced dead at the scene.  The investigation is still active and no foul play is suspected.