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Car sought in Franklin Co. murder found in Bedford Co.

Monday, July 2, 2012

A car investigators say "may be connected" to a woman who was found dead in Franklin County was recovered today near Three Forks Bridge in eastern Bedford County.

The car has been turned over to Franklin County authorities, Sheriff Randall Boyce said.

The partially-burned body was discovered near the Awalt Bridge after authorities were alerted to a grass fire shortly after midnight.