17-year-old who fell from Hanging Rock State Park ledge dies
DANBURY, N.C. (WLOS) —
A North Carolina teenager who slipped and fell more than 50 feet at Hanging Rock State Park last month has died.
Seventeen-year-old Jason Messer of Stokesdale, N.C. died Friday at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.
Messer was hiking with three friends on February 18, 2017 when he fell from a ledge, breaking several bones and suffering a traumatic brain injury.
The family says funeral arrangements are pending.