Family mourns loss of 7-year-old son who fell during hike near Gold Camp Road


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. —  A family is mourning the loss of their 7-year-old son after he fell to his death while they were hiking.

Colorado Springs police confirmed to FOX21 that a boy fell during a hike near Gold Camp Road and died.

Kaivion Elby / Family photo
Kaivion Elby / Family photo

A family friend confirmed his identity as 7-year-old Kaivion Eleby.

The circumstances of the fall have not yet been released.

Part of Gold Camp Road was shut down while police investigated the death.

A vigil will be held for Kaivion at 5 p.m. at Palmer Park on Saturday, March 18.>> Click here if you’d like to donate to the Eleby family’s GoFundMe page.

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