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Missing Brewster County woman found dead

Lawrie Tucker Lawrie Tucker
BREWSTER COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

The body of a missing Brewster County woman was found Thursday morning.

46-year-old Lawrie Tucker's body was discovered about a mile away from where her car crashed.

Brewster County deputies say her car had driven through a fence off of Adobe Walls Ranch, near Terlingua.

Investigators believe Tucker walked away from her car.

They found her body after following tracks from the car. 

Tucker was last seen Saturday, December 26.

The sheriff's office believes she may have died from exposure to the elements.

There was a winter storm on the day she disappeared. 

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