SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Officials are investigating the death of a young woman who fell from a cliff at Fort Funston Thursday afternoon.
San Francisco Fire Dept. Lt. Jonathan Baxter says they got a 911 call around 4:30 p.m. The woman fell about 300 feet.READ MORE: San Francisco Public Elementary School Students Prepare For Monday Return To Classrooms
The woman was at a hang-gliding viewing platform, which has a safety barrier, but she was standing off to the side of it.READ MORE: Video: Violent Carjacking From Richmond Auto Dealership; Worker Hurled From Hood Attempting To Stop Thief
“Cliffs anywhere are going to be dangerous and that’s why your San Francisco Fire continuously puts out cliff- and surf-rescue warnings which we did today as well. If you’re going to be in the area you need to stay away from the cliffs,” Baxter told KPIX.MORE NEWS: VIDEO: Asian Man Attacked In Oakland, Tries to Fight Back In Attempted Robbery
The identity of the woman has not been released.