Isabelle Meyer Wiki
Isabelle Meyer of Jasper was pronounced dead at an Evansville hospital after suffering head and abdominal injuries when she was hit by the tree.
The Perry County Sheriff’s Office held a press conference on Tuesday surrounding an incident where a Girl Scout died on Monday at Camp Koch, An 11-year-old Girl Scout was fatally injured when a tree suddenly fell on her and three others as they walked along a gravel road at a southern Indiana campground.
Eleven-year-old Isabelle Meyer of Jasper was killed when a tree fell on top of her and three others at Girl Scouts of Southwestern Indiana’s Camp Koch. https://t.co/VeKAseeUFg
— IndyStar (@indystar) June 25, 2019
Mayer Mother, Family
Meyer’s mother, Amanda Sue Peters wrote on Facebook: ‘Please pray for me and my family my oldest daughter was the girl that died and I’m completely heartbroken and not ok right now why do bad things happen to good people.’
Prayers please pray for the family,friends and fellow girl scouts of Isabelle Meyer’s at this time. In Jesus name we pray. Amen. https://t.co/ptXPXcnQic
— Minister Ace_Newman (@Ace_Newman) June 25, 2019
Isabelle Meyer Age
She is 11 Years old.
Scout Girls Statements
This statement was released by the Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana:
“Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana was deeply saddened to learn of the terrible incident involving a fallen tree that took place at our Camp Koch property today, resulting in serious injury to several campers and volunteers, and the tragic death of one of our Girl Scouts attending camp. There is nothing we take more seriously than the safety and well-being of our girls and volunteers. We have closed Camp Koch while we work with our camp officials, as well as local law enforcement to investigate the incident, and will release more information as available and appropriate. During this difficult time, the entire Girl Scout family mourns the loss of one of our girls, and we ask for privacy for the individuals and their families as they grieve and mourn this tragic loss.”
Other Scout Victims
The 11-year-old who was killed in yesterday’s accident is Isabelle Meyer of Jasper.
Among the injured: a 10-year-old female and 2 adults. Melinda Garmen of Mt. Vernon and Judy Kicklighter of Evansville.
— Joseph Payton (@JPayton14News) June 25, 2019
According to Dailymail two women, ages 50 and 55, suffered serious injuries but were hospitalized in stable condition Tuesday. A 10-year-old girl was treated for a hand injury.
Here are all the victims from yesterday’s accident. pic.twitter.com/8wFAG8NI3K
— Stuart Hammer (@StuEyewitness) June 25, 2019
Fast Facts You Need to Know
- She died when a tree fell on her and three others who injured from a fallen tree at a southern Indiana campground
- There’d been no severe weather, lightning, Tornado and any other disaster reported at Camp Koch at the time
- Other Girls suffered from serious injuries but all injured are in stable condition
- The death was reported because the 40ft tree fell
- A 10-year-old girl was also treated for a hand injury