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Man Dies After Fall at Oakfield Ledge State Natural Area – Update

The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s
Office has released the name of the man killed after falling while hiking at
the Oakfield Ledge State Natural Area Friday afternoon. Authorities say 19-year-old
Pierce Neighbor of Fond du Lac fell while hiking with friends and died at the
scene. The Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for help just after 2 pm
Friday. The callers on scene were unable to provide an exact location due to
the remote area and difficult terrain, but responders were able to find the scene
using GPS coordinates from the 9-1-1 call.