Teenager injured in fall at Garden of the Gods


A teenager was hurt in a fall over the weekend at Garden of the Gods Wilderness. (Image courtesy fs.usda.gov)

HEROD, Ill. (WEHT) – A teenager was injured over the weekend after a fall at Garden of the Gods.

The Equality Fire Chief tells Eyewitness News that a 19-year-old woman fell 40 feet at Camel Rock around 2 o’clock Sunday afternoon.

The teen was flown to Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, where her injuries are believed to be non-life-threatening.

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(This story was originally published on March 9, 2020)

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