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The view from Valahnúkur mountain in Þórsmörk.
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Deceased Icelander Discovered in Þórsmörk

Travellers discovered the body of an Icelandic man in Þórsmörk on Monday night. The police do not suspect foul play.

Foul play not suspected

Travellers in Þórsmörk in South Iceland, one of the most popular hiking areas in Iceland, discovered the body of a deceased man on Monday night.

In a conversation with Mbl.is today, Jón Gunnar Þórhallsson, Chief Superintendent at the South Iceland Police, confirmed that the person in question was an Icelander. Foul play is not suspected.

The case is under investigation by the Selfoss Police who are unwilling to provide further information at this time.

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