Woman found dead in submerged vehicle at Claytor Lake State Park

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PULASKI COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A vehicle submerged at the Claytor Lake State Park was discovered on Saturday with the body of a woman inside.

Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office say the woman was identified as Martha Rice Shelton, 74, of Pulaski.

Officials found the 2004 Subaru around 7 p.m. on Jan. 11. with the headlights on underwater near the lake’s boat launch area.

The sheriff’s office does not suspect foul play at this time, according to a press statement.


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