Women Rescued After Falling from Scenic Overlook

Two women had to be rescued by Taney County emergency crews after falling down an embankment at a scenic overlook in Forsyth.

Center Taney County Fire Department officials say a 36-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl fell down a cliffside after ignoring a guardrail while sightseeing.

Water rescue crews had to work to assist in the woman’s rescue.

The 36-year-old woman’s injuries were serious enough to require helicopter transport to a nearby hospital. She was reportedly in moderate condition.

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