No foul play is suspected in the death of a 20-year-old Effingham girl. Authorities responded to 212 Lakewood Manor in Effingham on Friday, October 9 in response to an unresponsive female, who was identified as Andrea Linton. Effingham County Coroner Duane Guffey responded to the scene, where Linton was pronounced deceased at 9:35am.
An autopsy was performed on Saturday. The final report is expected to be released in six to 8 weeks, pending toxicology reports. The coroner’s office was assisted by the Effingham City Police and Illinois State Police Crime Scene Services.