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Police identify man who died in Marquette cliff fall


MARQUETTE, MI--   Officials have identified the person who died Monday from falling off a cliff in Marquette’s Presque Isle Park.

City Police say Drew Barron, 20, of Caledonia, Michigan was descending the cliff in an effort to get some photos when he slipped and fell.

First responders retrieved him from Lake Superior and started lifesaving efforts, but Barron was later pronounced dead at UPHS-Marquette.

The Marquette Police Department says no foul play is suspected in his death.

Nicole was born near Detroit but has lived in the U.P. most of her life. She graduated from Marquette Senior High School and attended Michigan State and Northern Michigan Universities, graduating from NMU in 1993 with a degree in English.
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