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An Owen County man rock climbing in the Red River Gorge area died Saturday.
Menifee County Coroner Melody Smallwood told the Associated Press that Shaun Wilhoite, 28, of Owen County, fell to his death around 2:30 p.m. in the Indian Creek section of the gorge.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to Smallwood, Wilhoite was accompanied by about 12 other climbers.
Smallwood said the other climbers told her Wilhoite visited the gorge about four times a year.
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