The Mason County Coroner has determined the woman found on a Lilliwaup beach Monday drown.
Laura Renee Jackson, 65 of Port Angeles, was found dead on the beach at 40640 N. U.S. Highway 101. An autopsy was conducted Tuesday.
Mason County Coroner Wes Stockwell said that Jackson’s cause of death was from drowning and that the manner of death is considered undetermined, pending further investigation.
The Mason County Sheriff is conducting the investigation.
Jackson had been reported missing Saturday after her vehicle was found abandoned alongside Highway 101.