Man Dies at Crowder’s Mountain

CROWDER’S MOUNTAIN, N.C. — A man’s body that was found near Linwood Road at Crowder’s Mountain Saturday has been identified as Gary Mims.

Gastonia Police originally told WCCB that the man was rock climbing and that wind and rain was likely the cause of the fall. Police are now saying the man may not have been rock climbing.

The incident is still under investigation.