Man dies from apparent heart attack while hiking

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Fire capt. gives details

PHOENIX -- An 83-year-old man apparently had a sudden heart attack and died while hiking on Piestewa Peak Tuesday morning.

Phoenix Fire Capt. Courtney Jenkins said the man had a pre-existing condition.

Jenkins said family members were with him and attempted CPR until rescue crews arrived. However, the man did not respond to medical treatment.