Body found in New River

Body found in New River

Selma, NC - Authorities say a 24-year-old woman has died during a family camping trip in Johnston County.

Officials say the body of Kandice Gillard was found on Saturday in the Little River near Selma.

Gillard's brother reported her missing after he woke up on Saturday and found that she wasn't at their campsite. Deputies found Gillard's body about 100 yards downstream.

Gillard's brother says they had been camping to celebrate his birthday. Authorities are still investigating and have not released a cause of death.

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