Crime

Laurel County woman found dead in pond

The Laurel County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in a pond off Boggs Lane.

The county coroner said that Betty Siler, 75, probably died of accidental drowning, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. Foul play is not suspected.

Siler, who lived near the pond, was found by an employee of a nearby business, according to the sheriff's office.

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