Woman Dies After Being Rescued From Hunting Camp

JACKSON, Wyo., (AP) - Teton County authorities say a 19-year-old California woman is dead after being rescued from a remote hunting camp in the Gros Ventre Wilderness area. Authorities have not yet identified the woman.

Searchers say the woman was on a hunting trip in the Purdy Creek basin, and that rescue crews were called about 2 a.m. Sunday after members of the hunting party reported she was throwing up and unresponsive.

Officials said wind and snow complicated efforts to land a helicopter deep in the wilderness, so crews set out from a trailhead on foot Sunday morning with a wheeled litter, and reached the camp about 9 a.m.

Teton County Search and Rescue leader Tim Ciocarlan said the woman
was alive and responsive when rescuers arrived, but died after being
taken to St. John's Medical Center in Jackson.

From what?

Does anyone know what caused this young lady's death?


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