Missing Salyersville Woman Found Deceased

Posted at 1:55 PM, Aug 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-01 13:55:01-04

SALYERSVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) – A woman who was reported missing in Magoffin County earlier this was found dead along the side of a road.

The name of the dead woman has not been released. However, the Magoffin County Coroner says she was reported missing on July 30, but she had not been seen since July 24.

The woman’s body was discovered on Oakley Creek Road Tuesday. The coroner says this is an open death investigation and that the cause of death will be released following an autopsy.

LEX 18 will update this story as soon as more information is received.