A woman whose body was found on Highway 242 on Sunday morning, July 24, was identified after someone saw the media reports on this Jane Doe case. She is identified as 62-year old Marie Chellino of Concord.
Following is the original report:
On Sunday, July 24, 2016, at about 2:09 AM, the California Highway Patrol responded to a report of a person on the roadway on southbound Highway 242 near Olivera Road. The person was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The Coroner’s Division, which took custody of the body, has not been able to identify the person, who did not have any identification.
She is described as:
Adult female, 50-60 years old, dark hair with some greying, 5’,5”, about 143 pounds. She was wearing a gray/blue buttoned down pinstripe shirt.
She did have a knitted red/grey pouch necklace that contained what appears to be a clear crystal. Please see the attached photograph.
Anyone with any information on the identity of the person is asked to contact the Coroner’s Division at (925) 313-2850.