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Morrisville hiker found dead on the Long Trail identified

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FAYSTON, Vt. -

He set out for a 3-day hike but died on the Long Trail.

On Friday police identified the young man as 22-year-old Nicholas Dewey of Morrisville. Within hours of leaving, he called his family to say he was wet, cold and missing a shoe.

His family started searching for him and called police Tuesday morning.

By Tuesday afternoon, a helicopter had spotted his body near the trail in Fayston. An autopsy will determine how he died.

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