SALINE COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - An Evansville, Indiana woman was injured in a fall at the Garden of the Gods on Sunday evening, May 14.
According to Saline County Sheriff Keith Brown in a press release, dispatch received a call around 5:42 p.m. reporting a woman fell about 40 feet near the Devils Smokestack at the Garden of the Gods.
Deputies, EMS and the Equality Fire Department responded to the scene.
Sheriff Brown said 32-year-old Brandi E. Beck had major injuries and was airlifted from the scene to an Evansville hospital.
Garden of the Gods is a wilderness area with several hiking trails and outcropping of rock formations in southeast Saline County, about 12 miles southeast of Harrisburg.