Skip to Content

El Paso Hiker posted videos of hike hours before death

EL PASO, Texas- Hours before his tragic death in the Franklin Mountains, Jerred Woods posted Facebook videos to his personal page of the hike.

In his first video at around 9 a.m. on the 7th of May, Woods says, "Just going for a hike this morning. Just wanted to say hi to my friends and family and you know I love you."

All throughout the five videos he posted, he speaks to the beauty of the Borderland area.

Tragically during one moment, Woods recorded he tells those watching, "Today am I going to die or not? Probably not." Though he was referring to the high population of rattlesnakes in the mountains.

Woods body was found on Monday, May 9.

Wil Herren

Wil Herren is an ABC-7 reporter who covers both news and sports.



Leave a Reply

Skip to content