LOUDONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A woman died after she was struck by a fallen branch while hiking on a trail in an Ohio state park, authorities said.
The incident happened Sunday as Shelley Miller, 57, of Columbus, explored Mohican State Park.READ MORE: Charges Against Cletus Lee, North Braddock Mayor-Elect, Withdrawn
Miller was hiking along the Hemlock Gorge Trail when the branch came down, striking her, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources said. Miller was pronounced dead at the scene by the Ashland County Coroner’s Office.READ MORE: Chicago-Area Family Still In Shock After They Hired Home Improvement Contractor Via HomeAdvisor, Only For The Contractor To Smash Up Their Property
In a statement, the resources department reminded hikers “to remain on established trails and follow park safety instructions.”
Officials were investigating the incident.MORE NEWS: PTL Links: Dec. 2, 2021
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