Provo Police Identify Body Found Near Train Tracks


Police have released the identity of the woman found dead. They say her name was Elisabeth Blanco. She was 38-years-old and believed to be homeless.

Investigators say her death was not suspicious.

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PROVO, Utah (ABC4 Utah)- Police in Provo are investigating after a woman's body was found Tuesday morning.

They say a person in the area noticed the body near the train tracks off of South State Street near 1700 South.

"At this point, there is no obvious sign of death, and it appears the individual has been there for some time," a statement from Provo Police said.

This is a developing story. ABC4 will post updates as they become available.

Police were clear, they do not believe the body was that of missing Elizabeth Salgado


*previously the story said the body was found near TRAX. This is has since been corrected. 

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