Teen Found Dead in Iowa Park

Posted at: 08/25/2013 3:38 PM

Iowa (AP) - Authorities are trying to determine why a 16-year-old girl fell from an overlook and died in northeast Iowa.

Decorah police say Kellie Sharp of Decorah died Friday evening after falling from the overlook at Palisades Park.

Officers found her at the bottom of the overlook when they arrived at the park.

An autopsy of Sharp is planned, and the police investigation is ongoing.