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MN woman with dementia goes missing after driving away in car

Andrea "Andi" Nyberg hasn't been seen since Friday.

The search is on for a vulnerable adult who hasn't been seen since she left Mora, Minnesota, in a car at the beginning of the weekend. 

Andrea "Andi" Nyberg, 80, who suffers from dementia, disappeared around 5 p.m. Friday after taking a red 2004 Buick LeSabre (Minnesota license plate 024RWA) even though she does not drive.

At the time of her disappearance, she was wearing "an aqua London fog rain coat," according to a Facebook post from the Kanabec County Sheriff's Office:

An update from her family says there are 40 cars out searching for Nyberg, but so far there's been no sign of her. 

Anyone with sees her is urged to contact the Kanabec County sheriff at 320-679-8400 or dial 911.

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