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Father, 2 sons declined ride before dying after getting lost hiking in frigid rain
BLACK, Mo. -- A father and two of his young sons died after getting lost on a hiking trip in Reynolds County on Saturday in the frigid air. David Decareaux, 36, of Millstadt, Ill., was an Air Force veteran known as an experienced hiker. His sons were 8 and 10 years old. Before they got lost, a retired police officer spotted Decareaux and his sons and offered them a ride, but they declined.
by Paula Morehouse, KY3 News
January 14, 2013