Liberty man dies after falling into ravine
Man dies while fishing with family in Sunset.
A Liberty man died Monday of injuries he sustained after he fell into a ravine.
Jeffrey Scott Powell, 34, was fishing with his son, brother and nephew behind Bear Hollow Road in Sunset when the accident occurred, according to Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley.
Kelley said Powell lost his footing and fell into a ravine, landing in the water.
He was pronounced dead at the scene, Kelley said.
Powell's death is being investigated by the Pickens County Sheriff's Office, Department of Natural Resources and the Pickens County Coroner's Office. An autopsy is slated for today, Kelley said.