British woman, 74, missing for two days is found dead in forest in popular Turkish holiday region
- The unidentified British woman is reported to have suffered from Alzheimer’s
- She was reported missing two days ago and was found by the roadside today
A British woman has been found dead in the Turkish province of Antalya two days after she was reported missing.
The 74-year-old British citizen, whose name remains unknown, was discovered unresponsive at the side of a road in a wooded area near the Asmaca district of Antalya.
Medical teams called to administer aid pronounced her dead at the scene.
Turkish media reported the woman was a resident of the popular coastal resort town of Alyana and had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, but the cause of her death has not yet been established.
A post-mortem examination is due to be carried out by coroners at the Alyana Municipality morgue this week.
An FCDO spokesperson told MailOnline: ‘We have not been approached for consular assistance, but our staff stand ready to support British Nationals overseas 24/7.’
Turkish media reported the woman was a resident in the popular coastal resort town of Alyana
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