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California Woman Falls, Dies at UP Park

California Woman Falls, Dies at UP Park

Updated: September 20, 2018 04:02 PM

MUNISING, Mich. (AP) - A California woman has died after falling 200 feet at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

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The National Park Service says 32-year-old Tu Thanh Nguyen accidentally fell while hiking and taking pictures by herself Wednesday on the North Country Trail. Kayakers who witnessed the fall got her to shore near Chapel Beach, but she didn't survive.

Pictured Rocks is a long, narrow park with 15 miles of cliffs along Lake Superior.

Nguyen was from Sunnyvale, California.

Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.

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