A pure assets ranger was discovered useless early Friday morning in Horsetooth Reservoir.
The ranger was reported lacking simply after 9:15 p.m. Thursday after a robust wind occasion on the Northern Colorado physique of water, the Larimer County Sheriff’s Workplace mentioned in a information launch.
Authorities discovered the ranger’s boat on the water, however couldn’t instantly discover the ranger.
Six injured after boat catches fireplace in Horsetooth Reservoir
“An enormous search was instantly launched in efforts to find and rescue the ranger,” deputies acknowledged in a information launch.
Not less than 9 totally different businesses have been concerned within the search and the ranger’s physique was pulled from the water round 3:30 a.m. Friday.
The coroner’s workplace will launch the ranger’s id and explanation for dying. An investigation into the incident is ongoing.
“Our ideas and prayers are with the ranger’s household and our companions on the Larimer County Division of Pure Sources,” deputies acknowledged in a information launch.
This can be a scene you don’t need to see. These automobiles are coming from the path of Horsetooth Reservoir, the place a seek for a park ranger was happening in a single day. pic.twitter.com/sZANHnnSCf
— Rebecca Powell (@RebaPowell) August 21, 2020