A 19-year-old Bullitt County, Ky., man died after falling at Eagle's Nest in the Red River Gorge, according to the Menifee County, Ky., coroner.
John Peter Jackson, of Shepherdsville, was collecting firewood for a camp Saturday night with a friend, whose name was not available yesterday, according to Coroner Sam Swartz. Jackson's friend was unable to find him, Swartz said. Jackson's body was found Sunday morning, Swartz said. He died of multiple injuries.
Officials at the Daniel Boone National Forest said Jackson fell 250 feet. Officials do not suspect that drugs, alcohol or foul play was involved.