Woman taking photos dies in plunge off California waterfall

Authorities pronounce a lady plunged to her dying down a Northern California waterfall after she slipped and lost her footing whereas taking shots.

The North Tahoe Fireplace Protection District stated in an announcement that the girl died Friday at Eagle Falls. The approximately a hundred fifty-foot-good (forty five-meter) waterfall that overlooks Lake Tahoe.

Fireplace district spokeswoman Erin Holland stated Saturday that witnesses reported the younger woman changed into too shut to the brink. There changed into no guardrail blocking off earn admission to to the instruct.

The district says her dying is “a tragic reminder to be cautious when taking selfies and other shots in bad areas.”

Holland says very cool water feeding the waterfall is intelligent extraordinarily rapidly on account of snowmelt from story snowstorm in the encompassing Sierra Nevada mountains.

The girl changed into now not identified.

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This version corrects that the waterfall is a hundred fifty toes good, now not 50 toes good.

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