Woman’s body found at flooded property in Upper Burringbar

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TWEED POLICE said a woman’s body has been found on a flooded property in Upper Burringbar this afternoon.

Police from Tweed/Byron Local Area Command have been told the woman disappeared in floodwaters overnight from a rural property on Upper Burringbar Road, at Upper Burringbar.

Her body was found by a family member about 8am (Friday, March 31).

Inquiries are underway and a postmortem is expected to be conducted next week. Police did not release the woman’s age nor how she passed away, as investigations continue.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/