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Body of missing California woman found at Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park generic - Bright Angel Trail
Posted at 3:56 PM, Feb 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-23 20:15:51-05

The body of a California woman who was reported missing Monday has been found below the rim of the Grand Canyon National Park.

NPS officials said the body was located Tuesday near Trailview Overlook along the Hermit Road.

Authorities identified the victim as 31-year-old Lillian Meyn, of Woodside, Calif.

Recovery teams located the woman's body about 300 feet below the rim.

Meyn was reported missing on Monday by a family member and her vehicle was found on the South Rim of Grand Canyon near the Bright Angel Lodge later that day.

National Park Service and the Coconino Medical Examiner are currently investigating the incident.

No other information was provided.