Woman Dead After Falling from Cape Spear

A woman is dead after plunging from Cape Spear.

Early this morning crews were called to the popular tourist spot after a report that someone had gone over the cliff.

The 53-year-old fell down to one ledge and then another says the St. John's Fire Department.

It took four hours to retreive the body.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation into the matter is ongoing.