MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) —The remains discovered in a car in Bayou Sara in May were those of missing mother Danniella Vian, DNA tests have confirmed.

Vian’s car was pulled from the water May 2. Investigators said her death was likely the result of an accident.

Family reported Vian missing nearly a year earlier after she disappeared during a night out with friends on July 17, 2018.