December 2, 2019 | 11:09pm
Search crews on the lookout for a 6-year-old woman who was swept away by floodwaters in Arizona on Friday discovered a shoe they imagine might belong to the woman.
The shoe was found in a pile of particles Sunday night, about 200 yards from the place a household’s military-style truck received caught in Tonto Creek, close to the border of New Mexico, amid heavy rains, the Arizona Republic reported.
“At this time we believe that it may belong to the little girl that we’re searching for,” stated Lt. Virgil Dodd of the Gila County Sheriff’s Workplace.
Dozens of individuals continued to search for Willa Rawlings on Monday.
Her mother and father, Lacey and Daniel Rawlings, have been within the truck with seven children after they tried to cross the overflowing creek and have been pulled right into a gap by the robust present, authorities stated.
As floodwaters mounted, the dad and 4 youngsters have been capable of make it out and have been rescued from an island. The mother additionally escaped and made it to a close-by financial institution.
The our bodies of Willa’s 5-year-old brother, Colby, and their 5-year-old cousin, Austin, have been discovered within the creek Saturday.
Crews deliberate to proceed the seek for the lacking woman at daybreak Tuesday.