TRUMANSBURG, N.Y. — Officials have confirmed that a man was found dead off the Gorge Trail at Taughannock Falls State Park.

First responders were called to the area, about 1/2 mile from Route 89, around 11 a.m. New York State Parks spokesperson Dan Keefe said.  New York State Park Police and the Trumansburg Fire Department were among those at the scene.

Keefe said the man’s manner of death, and whether it is being investigated as suspicious, continues to be investigated.

The man was transported to the Onondaga County Medical Examiner’s Office.

This is a developing story. 

Jolene Almendarez

Jolene Almendarez is Managing Editor at The Ithaca Voice. She can be reached at jalmendarez@ithacavoice.com; you can learn more about her at the links in the top right of this box.