TRUCKEE (CBS13) – A hiker has died after falling 100 feet down a cliff near Lake Tahoe, authorities say.

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office says their search and rescue team responded to Granite Chief Mountain near Olympic Valley to rescue three stranded hikers.

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The Truckee Fire Department along with search and rescue made their way to the fallen hiker. That hiker, who was from Truckee, died.

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The two other hikers were rescued.

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Authorities have not released the identity of the hiker who fell.