Two men drown Saturday near Sunset Falls in Skykomish River

The men, both in their 50s, were from the Seattle and Kirkland areas, authorities say.

GOLD BAR — Two men in their 50s drowned Saturday in the Skykomish River, authorities say.

Around 2 p.m., the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office sent Search and Rescue units to the Cable Drop Trail near Sunset Falls, the office said in a tweet.

The two men were pulled from the river and CPR was attempted, but they were later pronounced deceased.

The men were from the Seattle and Kirkland areas.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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