Mohave County Sheriff’s Deputies Recover Body Of Flash Flood Victim

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Deputies found the GMC truck was completely submerged in the sand

The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim of a flash flood this week as Steven Jerome Tucker.

According to the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the area of Blake Ranch Rd. and Stephan Rd. east of Kingman for a report of a vehicle in a wash with a deceased man inside. The reporting party said that as he was travelling through the intersection, he saw the vehicle approximately 40 yards off of the roadway into the wash. He reported that the area had received heavy rain a few hours prior to finding the vehicle.

Deputies found the GMC truck was completely submerged in the sand and Mr. Tucker, 64 of Kingman was found deceased inside the vehicle. With the assistance of fire personnel, he d was extracted from the vehicle and conveyed to the Mohave County Medical Examiner.

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