Coroner Says Woman Found Under Bridge Died Of Assault

Oct 3, 2017

Credit Lexington Herald-Leader

The death of a woman found under a bridge in Lexington is being investigated as a homicide.

The the victim, found Sunday morning in Lexington has been identified as 37-year-old Meghan Lea Acord. The Fayette County Coroner's Office says an autopsy conducted Monday in Frankfort identified the cause of death as multiple trauma from an assault. Acord's body was found near train tracks.

Further details have not been released.