Coroner: Missing Dementia Patient Died From Exposure.

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

The Mesa County Coroner has determined that the death of a missing dementia patient was accidental.

The body of 81-year-old Afton Worley, of 2236 North 17th street, was found on North 26th street. The Coroner has determined that she had died from exposure and the death was accidental.

Worley suffered from dementia and was reported missing September 2nd when her front door was open she could not be found at home or in her neighborhood.

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