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Blytheville woman found dead in submerged vehicle

MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

A Blytheville woman was found dead after running into a water filled ditch in Mississippi County.

According to the Gosnell Police Department, Jessica Stokes, 26, of Blytheville was found in her vehicle earlier this week. Police said Stokes was reported missing and had last been seen the day before she was found.

Police said her car was found partially submerged and upside down on Mississippi County Road 599 south of Gosnell.

Police believe her vehicle ran off the side of a bridge and flipped into the ditch.

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