Mariposa and Tuolumne County authorities are looking for a missing 78 year old woman this morning.
The woman — Marie Elsegood known as “Rosie” left her home in Mariposa yesterday –driving to a doctor´s appointment in Sonora. She never arrived. Elsegood´s son-in law Pete Olson says she does have a heart condition and needs medication. She was driving a dark gold 1995 Cadillac with a black cloth top. Family members say she was headed along Highway 49 .
A Tuolumne County Sheriff spokeswoman this morning said deputies were called in and checked the area within Tuolumne County yesterday, but the search turned up nothing.
The missing woman has grey hair, 5-foot 3-inches tall thin build, and wears glasses. If anyone has spotted the missing woman, contact authorities.