90-Year Old Dies After Falling Into Cistern In Estill County

Reported by: Tom Kenny
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Updated: 7/30/2013 7:20 pm
A 90-year old woman died Monday after falling into a cistern where she had gone to get water, according to State Police.

Investigators said Mary Elsie Osborne, 90, of Estill County, fell into the well on Service Hollow Road.

According to State Police, there was about a foot and a half of water in the well, but it was narrow and Osborne couldn't turn around.

The death is still under investigation.
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