KC Boehly, 28, was a manager at Cafe Flora in Seattle's Madison Valley. She was swept away by a creek while hiking in the Denali National Park and Preserve.

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A 28-year-old Seattle woman was found dead Friday morning in Alaska’s Denali National Park and Preserve after being swept away by a fast-moving creek, according to the National Park Service.

KC Boehly, a manager at Cafe Flora in Seattle’s Madison Valley neighborhood, was camping with a co-worker in the park’s backcountry, says a news release. She and the co-worker were hiking back to Denali Park Road after two days of camping, but bloated waterways from several days of rain in the area made crossings a treacherous affair.

Boehly and her co-worker made three attempts to ford a tributary of Stony Creek, moving farther upstream each time, the release says. On the third try, Boehly fell and was swept downstream.

The incident was reported Thursday afternoon. The release says about 40 people were involved in the search for Boehly, including Camp Denali, which operates visitor lodges, plus Park Service employees on foot, helicopters and two search-and-rescue dogs and their handlers. Boehly was also employed at Camp Denali, according to the release.

Friends left condolences on her Facebook page, which says she’s from Salt Lake City. Cafe Flora is a celebrated vegetarian restaurant.