Autopsy: West Chester woman drowned in Lake Cumberland

Autopsy: West Chester woman drowned in Lake Cumberland

RUSSELL COUNTY, KY (FOX19 NOW) - Preliminary autopsy results show that a missing West Chester woman's death was caused by an accidental drowning.

Wendy L. Augustine's body was found Sunday evening from Lake Cumberland.

Augustine, 52, was last seen on a houseboat at the Lake Cumberland State Dock early Saturday morning.

The family has released a statement, saying in part, "She was an extraordinary wife, mother and person. It was an unforeseen accident that took Wendy at the place she loved - Lake Cumberland."

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