Missing woman found dead in Placer County

The Placer County Sheriff's Office says a missing woman was found dead on Thursday.

Posted: Mar 8, 2019 7:33 AM

PLACER COUNTY, Calif.-

The Placer County Sheriff's Office says a missing woman was found dead on Thursday.

They say Kathryn "Lani" Jones was last seen Monday by a good Samaritan on Monday when her car crashed on Highway 28 near Garwood's. 

They say that while they were waiting for emergency personnel to arrive, Jones walked away from them. 

Search and Rescue volunteers found her body in the snow on Thursday 

Her family has been notified.

If anyone has information of the whereabouts of Kathryn "Lani" Jones, they are encouraged to contact Placer County Sheriff's Sergeant Dave Hunt at 530-581-6321.

Chico
Partly Cloudy
72° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 72°
Oroville
Clear
70° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 70°
Chico
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 72°
Red Bluff
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 26°
Feels Like: 73°
Red Bluff
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 82° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 73°
Chico
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 72°
Try to take advantage of the dry and pleasant conditions ahead for today and Friday. A big drop in temperatures and wet weather are on the way for your weekend.
KHSL Severe
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events