Community funeral for remains known as “The Bridge Lady” held Tuesday

ROWAN COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A community funeral was held Tuesday in Rowan County for unidentified remains known only as “The Bridge Lady”. 

The Rowan County Coroners Office and Morehead Police Department are still working to identify human remains discovered December 15, 2018.

The unidentified remains were found under a bridge in Morehead.

An autopsy was conducted at the State Medical Examiners Office in Frankfort.

Preliminary results indicate the cause of death was natural.

Officials with the Kentucky State Medical Examiners Office followed up on possible identification tips but have been unsuccessful.

The remains were entered into multiple data systems and are currently being entered into another national data system for missing and found individuals.

The Rowan County Coroner says this is still an active investigation.

A community funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals.

Burial is set for Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.

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