Hiker Killed By Falling Piece of Ice in Hart's Location

Dec 24, 2018

N.H. Fish and Game said the woman from Wellesley, Mass., was hiking with family on the Frankenstein Cliff Trail in Hart's Location.
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Officials say falling ice struck and killed a Massachusetts woman who was hiking with her family in New Hampshire.

The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department says the 57-year-old Wellesley woman was injured around noon Sunday.

WFXT-TV reports the woman was hiking with a group of 10 people on the Frankenstein Cliff Trail in Hart's Location when a falling piece of ice struck her in the head.

Multiple agencies responded to the scene and the woman was taken to a hospital where she later died.

The woman's name has not been released.