Iowa College Student Dies in Newton County Fall

by: Matt Sharp, KTLO

A South Dakota woman was killed Saturday after falling from a bluff in Newton County.

According to KTLO from the Harrison Daily Times, 20-year-old Andrea Norton of Hot Springs, South Dakota was on Hawksbill Crag near Boxley Valley.

Newton County Sheriff Glenn Wheeler says Norton was a college student in Iowa on a school field trip. Witnesses report she was repositioning herself for a picture on the crag, also known as Whittaker Point, when she fell.