LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — An elderly Illinois woman who had been reported missing was found safe Friday morning in Laurel County following a minor car accident.
The Laurel County Sheriff’s Office responded to the wreck on Boat Dock Road, about 17 miles west of London.
Deputies found a car stuck in a ditch with no damage.
They also found the 77-year-old driver, who had been reported Feb. 27 as a missing endangered person out of Grayville, Illinois.
The woman was taken to a local hospital to be checked out.
Family members were contacted to come pick her up.