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UPDATE: Missing elderly woman found dead in Price County

Dale Wilson (L) Barbra Wilson (R)
Dale Wilson (L) Barbra Wilson (R)(WSAW)
Updated: Jun. 21, 2021 at 10:09 AM CDT
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KENNAN, Wis. (WSAW) - An elderly Marshfield woman reported missing after her vehicle was found nearly 80 miles away was found dead in Price County on Monday and likely died of exposure.

Barbara Wilson, 86, and her 63-year-old son, Dale were considered missing when their car was found unoccupied in Price County on Sunday night.

Barbara Wilson’s body was located during a search by the Price County Sheriff’s Office and Sawyer County Search & Rescue Team.

Dale Wilson was taken to an area hospital to be treated for exposure. Barbara Wilson’s autopsy is pending.

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