Woman Dies At Grand Canyon After Posting Picture On Instagram
The advent of Social Media undisputedly has made our everyday life more fun—to be able to share moments with the world of course is one of the nicest feelings.In our bid to let the world in on daily routines, we inadvertently land ourselves in trouble. A 35 year old woman did not only find trouble for herself but she actually met her death.
A 35-year-old Florida woman accidentally fell to her death from a Grand Canyon National Park trail after posting a photo on Instagram from the edge of a cliff.
Colleen Burn fell from Ooh Aah Point last Friday. Park rangers found her about 400 feet from where she had been standing on the trail. They announced her death on Monday, July 11. Shortly before she was found dead, Burns posted an Instagram photo and captioned it: “That view thou”
Park officials told the Associated Press that Burns had been hiking and taking photographs of the sunrise on the trail. She worked as the regional marketing director for Yelp in Orlando. The National Park Service and the Coconino County Medical Examiner are investigating her death.