Woman found dead in cistern identified

Published: Feb. 17, 2015 at 3:28 PM EST|Updated: Feb. 24, 2015 at 3:29 PM EST
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COXS CREEK, KY (WAVE) - A woman found dead after falling into a cistern in Nelson County on Monday has been identified.

According to Nelson County Coroner Field Houghlin, the body of Nancy Ann Dugan, 56, was found by migrant workers on her farm.

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Emergency crews were called to Dugan's property on Whitesides Road in Coxs Creek shortly after 3 p.m. on Monday.

Houghlin said Dugan was trying to get water when she fell inside the cistern.

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