OLD FORT, NC (AP) - A 22-year-old man has died after falling about 70 feet from a waterfall in western North Carolina.
The McDowell County Sheriff's Office says Charles Adam Muzic fell from Upper Catawba Falls in Pisgah National Forest Saturday afternoon.
► Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. Download the WFMY News 2 App now.
Kehler says Muzic was airlifted to an Asheville hospital Saturday evening where he died.
A witness said she turned around for a moment and Muzic was gone. She hiked back down and saw he was injured and called 911.
U.S. Forest Service officials are investigating.