Man Killed After Falling Off Cliff At Hocking Hills State Forest

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A man traveling with a Boy Scout troop fell to his death during a rock climbing exercise this weekend.

A spokesman for Hocking Hills State Forest tells 10TV the 52 year-old Ohio man fell down a 130-foot cliff around 5:30 p.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division is handling the investigation and continues to speak to witnesses. They have not released the name of the victim until all family members are notified.

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