Missing hiker found deceased at bottom of Kakadu cliff

The Ranger Uranium Mine site near Jabiru.
The Ranger Uranium Mine site near Jabiru.

There has been a tragic end to the search for a missing hiker in Kakadu National Park.

Police found the body of a 29-year-old man who fell from a cliff on Monday while hiking in the park.

The man was apparently hiking with friends not far from the Ranger Uranium mine site near Jabiru.

Police, Kakadu Park Rangers, local health clinic and CareFlight were all involved in a search and rescue effort on Tuesday.

The man was found deceased at the bottom of the cliff.

A report will now be prepared for the Coroner.

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