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Soldiers Located in Gila National Forest

Group went kayaking on Saturday

Two soldiers from Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas and a woman who were reported missing in New Mexico's Gila National Forest have been found, according to New Mexico State Police. The soldiers failed to report for duty on Monday after leaving for a kayak trip on Saturday. Police later located the group's SUV. One of the men walked out of the forest on Monday evening and told searchers that his friends would walk out on Tuesday. Colorado ultrarunner Micah True was found dead on Saturday in Gila after leaving for a run on Tuesday afternoon.

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