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UPDATE: Name of deceased hiker released

OGLESBY - The LaSalle County Coroner's Office has released the name of the hiker who died at Starved Rock State Park Saturday.

They say it was 24 year-old Collin Anderson from Schererville, Indiana.

He reportedly fell 60 ft from a cliff. Illinois Conservation Police say they believe he was hiking away from the park trails when he fell near Pontiac Canyon.

Police say alcohol may be involved.

It happened July 29th around 2:30 p.m

Anderson was pronounced dead at the scene around 4:00 p.m. when crews could not revive him due to the injuries he suffered.

Toxicology tests and an autopsy are scheduled for Monday July 31st.


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