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Woman found dead at Saddle Lake camp area

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By The Staff

GATCHEL - The county coroner's office and the U.S. Forest Service's law-enforcement division are investigating the weekend death of a woman at the Saddle Lake Campground.

A friend discovered Clara Ash, 40, of 13360 Mason drive, Tell City, unconscious Saturday morning and attempted CPR. County Coroner Darrel Riley said an autopsy did not identify an immediate cause of death and he is awaiting results of toxicology tests. Riley said the woman was taking prescription medication for chronic pain and had been drinking the previous evening.