Evansville Woman Dies from Fall at Garden of the Gods

An Evansville woman has died after falling from a cliff at Garden of the Gods in the Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois.

Equality, Illinois, Fire Chief Cole Baker says 36-year-old Sara Rappee fell about 60 feet around 6 p.m. Saturday.

Baker said Rappee fell from the cliff overlooking Camel Rock.

He says rescue personnel hiked into a ravine to get to Rappee and she was airlifted to an Evansville hospital.