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Region 8 man's death from cliff fall ruled accidental

Charles Ragland     Provided by Baxter County Sheriff's Dept. Charles Ragland Provided by Baxter County Sheriff's Dept.

BAXTER COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – The Baxter County Sheriff's Department and National Parks Service has determined that the death of Charles Ragland was due to an accidental fall.

According to the Baxter County Sheriff's Department, they received a call on December 9 that two people may have fallen from Misty Cliffs.

A few hours later police found Elizabeth Hubbard and Charles Ragland at the bottom of Misty Cliffs. Hubbard was severely injured and was transported to a local hospital, Ragland was pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy found that Ragland's blood alcohol level was .19%.

No foul play is suspected in the injuries sustained to Elizabeth Hubbard, or in the death of Charles Ragland.

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