Friday, December 26, 2014

Body found in Indiana ID'd as missing woman
Body found near SW Indiana creek identified as former Illinois woman swept away by floodwaters

Posted on March 15, 2014 at 12:06 p.m.

MONTGOMERY, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a body found near a southwestern Indiana creek has been identified as that of a former Illinois woman who was swept away by floodwaters in December.

Indiana Conservation Officer Mike Kellner said Saturday that an autopsy also found that 31-year-old Cathryn McGill had drowned.

A local resident found the former Des Plaines, Ill., woman’s body Friday amid corn stalk debris near the mouth of a creek that feeds into the White River at the Pike-Daviess County line.

That’s near the site where crews launched a search for McGill on Dec. 29 after a vehicle she and her husband were riding in was swept away by floodwaters along State Road 257.

Adam McGill was rescued by hunters, but his wife could not be located.