Body found inside overturned vehicle in Yavapai County ditch

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- A woman's body has been found inside an overturned car in a ditch in the Prescott area.

Yavapai County Sheriff's Office spokesman Dwight D'Evelyn said deputies responded to a call about an overturned vehicle in a ditch off Walker Road Thursday and found the body in a white Lexus four-door sedan.

D'Evelyn said this area is between the Lynx Lake North Shore turnoff and the Highlands Center turnoff.

He said it's not known how long the vehicle was in the ditch.

The woman is 31-year-old Jaclyn Roos of Prescott.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff's office at 928-771-3260.