A Taiwanese Woman Drowns in Yellowstone's Firehole River

A Taiwanese Woman Drowns in Yellowstone's Firehole River

22-year old Lin Ching-Ling from Taiwan died this week after slipping into the Firehole River near Old Faithful. Yellowstone Park Acting Public Affairs Officer,
Lindy Allen:

According to officials, Ling had been submerged for approximately 5 minutes before bystanders were able to pull her from the water.

Ling died hours after being transported to the medical center.

Allen says this is a good reminder to visitors that water conditions in Yellowstone can be very dangerous:

Ling was visiting the Park while spending the summer working in Big Sky, Montana.

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