MATOACA, Va. (AP) -- Chesterfield County police say a Petersburg woman drowned while wading in the Appomattox River.
Police tell media outlets that 52-year- old Theresa Minetree's body was recovered about 40 minutes after the accident occurred Sunday afternoon.
A witness told police that Minetree slipped while wading.
Police say the current was strong and Minetree apparently was swept away.
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