Woman dies after falling from Kaaterskill Falls

CBS 6 in Albany has reported that a woman who fell nearly 70 feet from the Kaaterskill Falls on Saturday has died from her injuries.

The woman, who has not yet been identified, died at Albany Medical Center while undergoing emergency surgery, according to The Daily Mail.

Tannersville Assistant Fire Chief Stephen Tuomey told The Daily Mail that the woman, who he estimated to be in her mid to late 50s, was found by the Tannersville Rescue Squad and the Haines Falls Fire Department around 1:45 p.m. with head, leg and internal injuries after she fell to the water basin while hiking with her husband at the bottom of the main falls.

She was airlifted to Albany Medical Center where she was in very critical condition.