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Body found in Snake River identified

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Burbank, Wash. - The Walla Walla Coroner has identified the body found in the Snake River Friday afternoon as 73 year old Helen Lawrence from Burbank.

Deputy Coroner, Allison Barnett says Lawrence died from freshwater drowning.  Her body was discovered around 1:45 PM on Friday near Hood Park.

Barnett says the cause was accidental.

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