A woman found dead Sunday morning near a Lexington railway overpass has been identified, and her death is being investigated as a homicide, according to the Fayette County Coroner’s Office.
Meghan Lea Acord, 37, was found about 9:10 a.m. in the 700 block of East Loudon Avenue.
An autopsy conducted Monday in Frankfort determined that her death was caused by an assault, according to the coroner’s office.
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Arrangements for Acord are being handled by Steen Funeral Home in Ashland.