CANON CITY - A 61-year-old man has died after riding a portion of the Royal Gorge Zipline Tour.

According to the Pueblo Chieftain ( ), Fremont County Coroner Carlette Brocious said Bruce Morton is believed to have died Saturday of a heart attack. His home city was not available.

During the tours, riders slide down high wires near the gorge that give them a bird's eye view of the rugged Colorado landscape.


Information from: The Pueblo Chieftain,