UPDATE: Missing elderly woman found in New Jersey after car crash

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HENRICO, Va. (WRIC) – Authorities have located the elderly woman who went missing Jan. 8.

According to a Sunday release, Andrea Denise Lofton, 74, was found in New Jersey after being involved in a crash.

The Henrico Police Department (HPD) had been called to assist family members in finding her on Jan. 9, after it was determined that she might be in danger because of an underlying medical condition.

Authorities say Lofton’s family has been notified of her whereabouts.

At this time, there is no additional information regarding the extent of her injuries or what happened to cause the crash.

In the original release seeking public assistance in finding Lofton, Henrico Police said she was most likely driving a 2014 black Buick Verano with Virginia tags VVA-3056.


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