Tourists looking to view fall colors find dead body instead

(Photo: KDVR)

(Photo: KDVR)

TELLER COUNTY, Colo. – A group of tourists taking to the mountains to view autumn in Colorado instead made a gruesome discovery.

The group stumbled across a human body in the Rainbow Valley area Friday, according to the Teller County Sheriff’s office.

Officials returned to the site near Mueller State Park Saturday to continue the investigation.

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