DENVER — A 31-year-old man has died in Colorado after he was bitten by a rattlesnake while hiking.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s office says county resident Daniel Hohs was pronounced dead Saturday at a hospital.

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says it was notified of a person bit by a rattlesnake about 12:40 p.m. Saturday.

It says the victim was found about a mile and half from the Mount Galbraith trailhead in Golden.

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