Cedar Creek Road
Nelson County, VA
According to information released by the Nelson County Sheriff’s Department, a 48 year old female was found face down in the water in Arrington near Cedar Creek Road. “Shirley L. Clark 48 of Chesterfield was found face down in the water by her husband. I was notified around 11:44 AM, says Nelson Sheriff, David Brooks
According to to other information NCL obtained from additional sources, Ms. Clark, a part time resident of Wintergreen, had gone canoeing or kayaking earlier in the day and when she didn’t return to designated pickup point her husband became suspicious. Ms. Clark was eventually located by her husband face down in the water . CPR was started while he waited on rescue crews to gather at the scene.
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The general area where authorities responded Saturday.
Sheriff Brooks says the body has been taken to the medical examiner’s office for an autopsy, but no foul play is suspected.
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