Falling Tree Kills Scout, Injures Three Others In Southern Indiana

(Cannelton, IN) - A county sheriff says an 11-year-old girl scout was killed when a tree fell on her as she walked along a gravel road at a southern Indiana campground.

It happened Monday at Camp Koch in Perry County.

Perry County Sheriff Alan Malone says the 40 foot tree fell on 11-year-old Isabelle Meyer, killing her.

A 10-year-old girl was treated for a minor injury. Two women were also hurt.

The camp has been closed.

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