South Dakota woman killed after falling from Hawksbill Crag

A South Dakota woman was killed Saturday after falling from a bluff in Newton County. According to the Harrison Daily Times, 20-year-old Andrea Norton of Hot Springs was on Hawksbill Crag near Boxley Valley.

Newton County Sheriff Glenn Wheeler says Norton was a college student in Iowa on a school field trip. Witnesses report she was repositioning herself for a picture on the crag, also known as Whittaker Point, when she fell.

Sheriff Wheeler says the fall was at least 100 feet. No foul play is suspected.

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