A woman drowned in the Gasconade River on Wednesday evening. Searchers found the body around noon today after an overnight search.

A woman drowned in the Gasconade River on Wednesday evening. Searchers found the body around noon today after an overnight search. She was last seen around 8 p.m. near the railroad bridge at Jerome. The body was found about 300 feet from where she was last seen. The name of the woman has not been released. The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.