Two friends stage a ritual in the Appalachian forest of Savage River. By morning, only one is still alive. The baffling trial of a young woman charged with murder and assisted suicide for the same death.
Three defense witnesses all make a claim that could swing the jury's opinion. But is there any evidence? One of those witnesses helps to arrange a third police interview, only 48 hours after Alex is found dead. Megan's story has one more important change.
Alexander Stevens is found dead in Savage River State Forest. Evidence of a ritual is discovered. A female companion emerges from the woods naked, injured and hypothermic. A strange and confusing tale begins.