Last updated 3:52AM ET
December 16, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
Vinton County Drowning
(WOUB) - An elderly woman was found dead in a pond behind her home in Vinton County this morning.

According to a news release, 81-year-old Dorothy Gregory walked to the pond behind her house, where she slipped and fell into the water.

A family member showed up to Gregory's house and began searching the yard when she wasn't inside.

She was found lying in the water just off the bank.

No foul play is suspected at this time.
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