Tubing accident kills woman

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Rock Hill police are investigating the death of a woman who died in a weekend tubing accident on the Catawba River.

York Court Coroner Sabrina Gast said in a statement Monday that the victim has been identified as 44-year-old Christie Shipley of Rock Hill.

The victim was tubing on the river when she was reported missing late Saturday afternoon. Her body was recovered on Sunday morning by a dive team.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.

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