PHOENIX - Phoenix Police have confirmed that a second victim has died after Friday's deadly rappelling accident on Camelback Mountain.
According to Phoenix Police Sgt. Steve Martos, 15-year-old Trevor Crouse died from his injuries Friday evening.
Crouse fought for his life much of Friday after he was transported to Phoenix Children's Hospital.
Fifty-year-old off-duty firefighter Gary Johnstone was also killed in the rappelling accident.
Sadly, @phoenixpolice confirm death of 15yo teen injured at Echo Canyon yesterday morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family— Steve Martos (@SgtMartos) August 9, 2014
Crouse and Johnstone were two of three individuals who fell at the "Sugar Cube" area at Echo Canyon early Friday morning.
The third victim, another 15-year-old was transported to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Echo Canyon was closed for much of Friday to investigate the incident and the investigation is continuing Saturday.