Woman killed while hiking near Red Rock Canyon Identified - 8 News NOW

Woman killed while hiking near Red Rock Canyon Identified

Posted: Updated:

LAS VEGAS -- The woman who fell to her death while hiking at Red Springs near Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area Friday has been identified.

The Coroner's Office says she's 60-year-old Linda Brock of Las Vegas.

According to Metro Police, the accident happened at around 7 p.m. They say she fell 35 to 40 feet while hiking with a group of people.

No word on what caused her to fall. Her cause of death was blunt force trauma to the torso.

  • Las Vegas NewsLas Vegas NewsMore>>

  • Calif. man indicted on sexual assault charges

    Calif. man indicted on sexual assault charges

    Friday, July 25 2014 5:13 PM EDT2014-07-25 21:13:38 GMT
    Li ZhengLi Zheng
    A Clark County grand jury has indicted a California man on numerous charges in connection with a sexual assault that allegedly occurred at the MGM Grand in Dec. 2013.More>>
    A Clark County grand jury has indicted a California man on numerous charges in connection with a sexual assault that allegedly occurred at the MGM Grand in Dec. 2013.More>>
  • Crews spend hours removing 112 cats from home

    Crews spend hours removing 112 cats from home

    Friday, July 25 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-07-25 17:59:27 GMT
    Dozens of animals were removed from a home in North Las Vegas on Thursday, with conditions so bad inside paramedics had to be called in to treat animal control officers.More>>
    Dozens of animals were removed from a home in North Las Vegas on Thursday, with conditions so bad inside paramedics had to be called in to treat animal control officers.More>>
  • Lake Mead at lowest level in nearly 80 years

    Lake Mead at lowest level in nearly 80 years

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:47:34 GMT
    The Colorado River is running out of water and that's a big problem for the millions of people who live in the Southwest. Lake Mead, which is fed by the river, is now at it's lowest level since the Hoover Dam was built almost 80 years ago.
    More>>
    The Colorado River is running out of water and that's a big problem for the millions of people who live in the Southwest. Lake Mead, which is fed by the river, is now at it's lowest level since the Hoover Dam was built almost 80 years ago.

    More>>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KLAS. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.