#12: Woman dies in fall at Raven Run Nature Sanctuary; boat carrying body capsizes | Lexington Herald-Leader

A woman died after she slipped and fell over a cliff Saturday at Raven Run Nature Sanctuary, and then the boat carrying her body capsized.

The Fayette County Coroner’s Office identified the woman as Mary Katharine Stewart, 22, of Kenton County.

Six firefighters who were aboard the boat were wearing life preservers and swam to safety, according to a news release from city spokeswoman Susan Straub. A fire department dive team then searched for the body, which was pulled from the river about 5:30 p.m. and turned over to the coroner’s office.

Read more here: http://www.kentucky.com/news/local/counties/fayette-county/article67067497.html#storylink=cpy

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