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(YOSEMITE VALLEY, Calif.) — BASE jumpers Dean Potter and Graham Hunt were killed in an accident at Taft Point in Yosemite National Park, a park spokesman said Sunday night.

Potter, 43, and Hunt, 29, were jumping Saturday evening when the accident occurred, Yosemite National Park spokesman Scott Gediman said.

The report came in at 9 p.m. that there had been an accident inside the park at Taft Point, but it was too dark to search, he said.

A California Highway Patrol helicopter search was initiated Sunday morning, and two bodies were spotted.

When Rangers got to them about noon, they were identified as Potter and Hunt, Gediman said.

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