A mountain biker reported missing in Farrington Woods in Danbury has been found dead, according to officials.
A man, who was around 56 years old, went mountain biking Monday, did not return home. Police said he has been missing since 10:20 p.m. Monday and a search began around midnight at Farrington Woods, a 192-acre recreation area on Mill Plain Road.
The mountain biker's name has not been released, but police said he was an experienced hiker who has ridden in Farrington Woods before.
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He was found around near a trail, three-quarters of a mile away from the entrance to Farrington Woods around 11:30 a.m.
Police said his death does not appear to be suspicious, but the investigation is continuing. He is from the Danbury area, but was not a Danbury resident, according to police.
The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.