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Aumsville man dies after fall on Three Fingered Jack

A hiker died Sunday, July 19, after a fall near Three Fingered Jack Linn County Sheriff Jim Yon reported.

Yon said Sheriff’s dispatchers received a report about 1 p.m. of a hiker falling from the mountain.

A witness said Todd Adelman, 19, from Aumsville, was climbing near the summit when rocks gave way, causing him to fall hundreds of feet. Numerous resources were activated and responded to the remote area, Yon said.

Adelman was located at the bottom of the cliff where he was pronounced deceased, at approximately 7,300 feet in elevation.  Responders worked all night carrying Adelman out...

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