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Man on Boy Scouts trip in southern Colorado dies in rafting accident
CAÑON CITY, Colo. — A 42-year-old Texas man on an excursion with a large group of Boy Scouts died in a rafting accident in southern Colorado. Fremont County Sheriff Allen Cooper tells The Pueblo Chieftain a raft flipped and tossed several people into the Arkansas River west of Cañon City on Monday afternoon. Sameer Prasla, the father of one of the scouts, was pulled from the river and died at the scene.