Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) A Missouri couple was found dead in Wrangell St. Elias national park today.
The National Park Service said Rochelle Renken and Michael Huffman, both 62, were found near the Sanford River. Its believed the pair drowned trying to cross the river.
The hikers had been missing since last Wednesday, June 27. They were dropped off in the park on June 22. They were experienced backpackers.