MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials in northern Minnesota say a missing 85-year-old hiker was found dead near a river.

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office says it got a call Friday morning about a missing woman, Sarah Obrien of White Bear Lake.

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An investigation showed that she went hiking near Encampment River on Thursday and didn’t return.

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Search teams found Obrien’s body near the river’s upper falls.

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Officials say it appears that Obrien fell to her death.