Missing woman's body found west of Route 351

By WEEK Reporter

Missing woman's body found west of Route 351

May 2, 2013 Updated May 2, 2013 at 4:33 PM CDT

PERU, IL. -- The body of a missing Peru woman was found Thursday morning.

Nancy Greening, 62, was reported missing April 19, after her vehicle was spotted by an air -photographer in flooded waters on Route 351.

Conservation Police from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources say Greening apparently drove around the road closed barricades on Route 351 and her vehicle got caught in the swift flood waters on the roadway.

Thursday, shortly before 10:30am , Conservation Police located Greening's body 70 yards downstream from her last known location.

Greening was pronounced dead at the scene.

Her death is under investigation.