Advertisement

Metropolitan Digest / LOS ANGELES COUNTY NEWS IN BRIEF

SANTA CATALINA ISLAND : Woman Killed as Van Plunges Off 800-Foot Cliff

May 28, 1993

An unidentified woman believed to be in her 20s was discovered in a canyon on Santa Catalina Island on Thursday after apparently plunging off an 800-foot cliff in the van she was driving, authorities said.

The van, belonging to the Catalina Conservancy, was found seven miles north of Avalon below a stretch of Airport Road that runs between that city and the island's airport, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Larry Mead said. The accident was still under investigation, he said.

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|