One man died and another man was injured after falling in into the Tanque Verde Falls yesterday.
Authorities said a woman hiking with her 32-year-old boyfriend and a 23-year-old friend slipped and went over the falls. When the two men went in to help her, the 23-year-old was swept over the lower falls as well and trapped in a turbulent pool of water, where he died
Rural/Metro Fire Department District Fire Chief George Good the woman was not injured in the fall.
Shortly before that incident, a 49-year-old Kansas man on his first hiking trip ever went over the falls after losing his footing.
The two injured men had to be flown by helicopter from the popular recreation area between Tucson's Catalina and Rincon mountain ranges.