Deadly traps found on popular Utah trail

Associated Press
This photo released on Monday, April 23, 2012 by the Utah County Sheriff's Department shows part of a booby traps found along a hiking trail as part of  a crude shelter made of dead tree limbs found in a Provo Canyon, Utah. Two men have been arrested on suspicion of setting the traps and were booked Saturday into the county jail for investigation of misdemeanor reckless endangerment. (AP Photo/Utah County Sheriff Department)

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A deadly booby trap rigged along a popular Utah trail could have killed someone if they had tripped a ground wire set up to send a 20-pound, spiked boulder swinging into an unsuspecting hiker, authorities said April 23.

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