Rosemary McLean, 51, was last seen at Lake Moondara on January 14.
Rosemary McLean, 51, was last seen at Lake Moondara on January 14.

Human remains found in missing woman’s car

POLICE have discovered human remains inside a car found at the bottom of a lake in Mount Isa.

Authorities were called to Moondarra Dam after a man in a boat found a green 4WD submerged in the water about 6.20pm.

Police said the car belonged to missing woman Rosemary McLean, 51, but were not able to confirm if the remains were hers.

Police recovered Rosemary McLean’s car after it was discovered submerged by a man in a boat.
Police recovered Rosemary McLean’s car after it was discovered submerged by a man in a boat.

 

Ms McLean was last seen at the Junction, Lake Moondarra at 9am on January 14 this year.

 

Rosemary McLean's four-wheel drive was found submerged at Lake Moondarra, near Mount Isa.
Rosemary McLean's four-wheel drive was found submerged at Lake Moondarra, near Mount Isa.

 

She was in her green 1999 Toyota Landcruiser and had two dogs with her at the time.

Officers remained at the scene overnight and police divers are expected to search the lake again on Thursday.

Police investigations are continuing.



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