Man Wearing Only Cotton Hypothermia Fatality in Alaska Range

Various sources report Steven Lynch, 54, died from hypothermia while climbing in the Alaska range.

He was only wearing a cotton sweat shirt, jeans and a light rain jacket when he spent the night in chilly temperatures and rain over the weekend.Temperatures in the area were hovering at about 40 degrees with rain, the trooper said.

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