Body of Woman Missing From Ship Found
Seattle, WA - Lia Hawkins, 33, was reported missing on Thursday by her brother and other crew onboard the M/V Sahara.
Divers discovered her body Friday morning under a pier in the Seattle shipyard where the boat was docked. Hawkins was a manager onboard the 303-foot former NOAA ship that was being converted into a luxury yacht.
The King County Medical Examiner's Office reportedly announced that she died of a skull fracture and drowning after falling from an elevated surface into the water.
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