Body found near Hastings identified

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Apr 9, 2014 at 5:14 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A Minnesota medical examiner has identified the body of a missing Iowa woman found in a rural area near Minneapolis over the weekend.

The Hennepin County medical examiner's office identifies the body as that of 29-year-old Carrie Elaine Olson of Davenport, Iowa.

Olson was reported missing in Davenport. Her body was found Saturday evening in a vacant lot near Hastings in Dakota County.

The medical examiner says the cause of her death is pending further investigation.

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