Woman Dies In Climbing Accident in Montana's Crazy Mountains - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Woman Dies In Climbing Accident in Montana's Crazy Mountains

BIG TIMBER, Mont. - Authorities say a 53-year-old Lewistown woman was killed in a climbing accident in the Crazy Mountains over the weekend.

The Sweetgrass County Sheriff's office says Jan Kirkham Duncan was climbing near Half Moon Campground northwest of Big Timber on Sunday when she fell about 40 feet. She was pronounced dead after sheriff's office personnel and EMTs performed CPR at the scene.

Duncan suffered extensive head injuries, as well as injuries to her left shoulder and arm.

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