Death investigation in Russell Co.

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RUSSELL SPRINGS, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Russell Co. Coroner’s Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife are investigating the death of 52-year-old Wendy L. Augustine, of West Chester, Ohio.

The coroner says Augustine was pronounced dead at the scene after being found at the Lake Cumberland State Dock Marina in Jamestown on Sunday.

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An autopsy conducted on Monday at the Kentucky State Medical Examiner’s Office determined the preliminary cause of death to be accidental drowning.

Toxicology results remain pending.

The investigation into the death continues.