Illinois woman dies from fall at Devil’s Lake State Park

Devil's Lake State Park. (Wisconsin DNR)

SAUK COUNTY, Wis. — An Illinois woman died Wednesday, March 28 from a fall while rope climbing on the East Bluff at Devil’s Lake State Park in Sauk County, according to Lt. Mike Green of the DNR Bureau of Law Enforcement.

Green said the victim was identified by local authorities as Savannah Buik, 22, of Chicago.

The Baraboo Fire Department Rope Rescue Team assisted the DNR in the emergency response.

Green said the DNR is investigating the incident.