Funeral Tomorrow For Concord Teen Killed In Linville Gorge

CONCORD, NC — On Wednesday afternoon an 18-year-old Concord girl will be laid to rest after she died while hiking near Linville Falls.Kaylee Goodman

Blue Ridge Parkway officials in Ashville say Kaylee Goodman, 18, was hiking with friends around 7pm Sunday when she went off the trail near the falls and lost her footing. Officials say Goodman fell about 50 feet.

Park Rangers, along with Linville and Burke emergency services responded to the incident.

According to Goodman’s obituary, the funeral services will be held in the chapel of Wilkinson Funeral Home beginning at 2pm Wednesday, October 12th.