New Information on Woman Who Died Falling From Tree at One-Mile

Apr 29, 2013 1:06 PM

New information today on the Chico State student who fell out of a tree and died over the weekend. It happened around 1:30 yesterday morning near the one-mile recreation area in Bidwell Park. Police say the 22-year-old woman and a friend were drinking at a Downtown bar when they decided to take a walk in the park.

The woman's friend told police she climbed a tree near Sycamore pool and lost her balance and fell more than 20 feet. She reportedly landed on cement and sustained severe head injuries. She was taken to the hospital and was pronounced dead. Her name has not been released.

(UPDATE) 2:55 p.m.- Action News has confirmed the Butte County Coroner's Office has identified the woman who fell out of a tree and died at Bidwell Park over the weekend as 22-year-old Marissa Madrid from Chico


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