A Prentiss woman continues to recover at a local hospital after being left for dead in a drainage ditch last week.
Chief Joseph Bullock of the Prentiss Police Department said 39-year-old Crystal Smith has had several surgeries and her condition is improving.
Smith was found after witnesses reported seeing a woman's body in a drainage ditch around Rails to Trails in Prentiss.
Authorities said the investigation into how she ended up there is ongoing, and no arrests have been made.
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