SUNY New Paltz student dies after falling from cliff in Kingston

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Police say a 20-year-old college student has died after falling 150 feet from a cliff in Kingston.

The president of SUNY New Paltz identified the student as Katherine Vollmer, of Rochester.

Kingston police say Vollmer was hiking with a group in the city's Hasbrouck Park Monday night when she slipped and fell from a cliff.

Her body was recovered by a rope team Tuesday morning.

 

 

 

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