Hiking Accidents and Children Killed While Hiking

Toddler Runs Over Cliff In Chimney Rock, North Carolina, officials at Chimney Rock State Park were evaluating barriers and signs along a trail where a toddler fell to his death. Two-year-old Giovani ChDavez was hiking with his parents when he ran under a railing and fell. Park officials emphasized that it’s up to parents to decide whether or not a hiking trail is safe for their children. (USA Today, 5-29-2008) Boy Scout Collapses While Hiking In Chillicothe, Ohio, preliminary autopsy … Continue reading →