Student, 21, dies after falling 100ft while taking photos on a highway in Oregon

Student, 21, dies after falling off a cliff 100 meters from taking photos with her boyfriend at a coastal viewpoint near a highway in Oregon

  • Michelle Casey & # 39; s boyfriend called the police on Sunday morning and stated that she fell on the Neahkahnie Mountain Viewpoint off Highway 101 near Manzanita
  • A tree stopped her from falling into the ocean, but she was seriously injured and had to be flown to a hospital
  • It was said that they are & # 39; unconscious but breathable & # 39; was at the time of her rescue
  • 22-year-old later died of her injuries
  • Casey was an organ donor, her family revealed, and she was able to save two lives
  • She graduated from Clackamas High School, worked at Starbucks and studied kinesiolophy at OSU

A 22-year-old student from Oregon died on Sunday after falling 100 feet off a cliff while posing for photos with her friend in a mountain viewpoint.

The first responders were called around 10.15 am by Michelle Casey's boyfriend, who said she fell on the Neahkahnie Mountain Viewpoint off Highway 101 near Manzanita.

He shared with the authorities that Casey took photos of the retaining wall when she fell. A tree stopped her from falling into the ocean, but she was seriously injured and had to be flown to a hospital, KOIN reports.

Casey had taken photos when she fell

She graduated from Clackamas High School, worked at Starbucks and studied kinesiolophy at OSU

She graduated from Clackamas High School, worked at Starbucks and studied kinesiolophy at OSU

Michelle Casey & # 39; s boyfriend called the police on Sunday morning and stated that she fell on the Neahkahnie Mountain Viewpoint off Highway 101 near Manzanita

He shared with the authorities that Casey took photos of the retaining wall when she fell. A tree stopped her from falling into the ocean, but she was seriously injured and had to be flown to a hospital

He shared with the authorities that Casey took photos of the retaining wall when she fell. A tree stopped her from falling into the ocean, but she was seriously injured and had to be flown to a hospital

He shared with the authorities that Casey took photos of the retaining wall when she fell. A tree stopped her from falling into the ocean, but she was seriously injured and had to be flown to a hospital

It was said that they are & # 39; unconscious but breathable & # 39; was at the time of her rescue. Casey later died of her injuries.

Casey was an organ donor, her family revealed, and she was able to save two lives.

It was said that they are & # 39; unconscious but breathable & # 39; was at the time of her rescue. Casey later died of her injuries

It was said that they are & # 39; unconscious but breathable & # 39; was at the time of her rescue. Casey later died of her injuries

It was said that they are & # 39; unconscious but breathable & # 39; was at the time of her rescue. Casey later died of her injuries

She graduated from Clackamas High School, worked at Starbucks and studied kinesiolophy at OSU

Tyson Zagelow, Casey & # 39; s friend, described her as worshiping her family and enjoying her time in the choir.

& # 39; I just want people to know in principle that she is the most loving person I have probably ever known & he said.

Zagelow said he saw Casey on Friday.

He continued: & # 39; We just said hello and talked a bit. I didn't hear her this weekend. & # 39;

& # 39; (Michelle is) the type of person you could drive on the road and she lets you roll through the windows and you'll shout a song and shout it out loud. & # 39;

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