Body on Marion County road ID’d as woman, 25

Citizen reported body after driving past it in 4800 Block of Nevada Street NE

The body of Chandra Donohue, 25, was found along a Marion County road, Aug. 29, 2014 (Undated photo released by Marion County Sheriff's Office)
The body of Chandra Donohue, 25, was found along a Marion County road, Aug. 29, 2014 (Undated photo released by Marion County Sheriff's Office)

SALEM, Ore. (KOIN 6) — The body of a woman found along the side of a Marion County road Friday night was identified as a 25-year-old last seen August 21.

Chandra Donohue was last seen on that date in the Salem area, police said in a release Saturday afternoon. It’s not yet clear how she died.

Police said a citizen reported seeing the body off the side of the road while driving in the 4800 Block of Nevada Street NE around 6:15 p.m.

Detectives continue to investigate. The Oregon State Medical Examiner will conduct an autopsy next week.

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