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Hiker who died in White Mountains identified

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Police have released the name of one of the hikers who died over the weekend in New Hampshire's White Mountains.

New Hampshire officials say 60-year-old James Byrnee died Saturday while hiking the Ripley Falls Trail. Byrne had been hiking with family and friends when police say he appeared to have suffered a medical episode. Rescuers found the South Dennis, Mass., man unresponsive and could not resuscitate him.

An autopsy has been ordered to find out the cause of death. 

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