UK student found dead in the Red River Gorge



SLADE, Ky. (WDKY) – A University of Kentucky student has died following a hiking incident in the Red River Gorge.

Powell County Search and Rescue says the 24-year-old woman went hiking in the Auxier Ridge area on Monday. When she didn’t return home, search teams were contacted.

The victim was found at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff. Her name has not been released.

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