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Naval aviator dies in hiking accident


A Washington state-based naval aviator died late last month in a hiking accident, officials have confirmed. Lt. Adam “Forrest Gronk” Johnson, 29, of the Whidbey Island-based Electronic Attack Squadron 137, went missing on Sept. 26 during a hike near Vesper Peak in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. He had been expected back from a solo […]