Coroner: Watseka woman's death an accident
DANVILLE — A 33-year-old Watseka woman's death has been ruled an accident, Vermilion County Coroner Peggy Johnson announced Tuesday afternoon.
Johnson said an autopsy report showed that Amanda J. Walters-Pentecost died of cold exposure and that there was no evidence of any injuries.
A toxicology report showed Ms. Walters-Pentecost had a non-fatal dose of methamphetamine in her system, Johnson added.
Ms. Walter-Pentecost was reported missing on Jan. 31.
Her body was found southeast of Hoopeston on Feb. 24 by a hunter.