An 83-year-old woman fell to her death from an overlook on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Pisgah National Forest on Friday morning, multiple media outlets reported.
The woman fell 150 feet from the East Fork Overlook, about 40 miles southwest of Asheville in Haywood County, the (Asheville) Citizen-Times reported. Her companion called 911.
Park officials identified her later Friday as Nancy Ann Martin of Richmond, Va. Crews recovered her body at 1 p.m.
East Fork Overlook is near the popular Graveyard Fields area, according to the Citizen-Times.