Woman's body found after Lake Havasu boat accident
LAS VEGAS (KSNV NEWS3LV) —
Mohave County Sheriff’s Waterways deputies located the body of a missing woman on Tuesday.
An extensive search had been conducted for Jennifer Renee Martin, 31, of Los Angeles, California, utilizing sonar equipment and divers from MCSO since the boater went missing from the boating accident on Saturday (6/10) evening.
At first light Tuesday morning, Waterway deputies returned to the area to continue their search. A target was located utilizing a side-scan sonar device and confirmed with a remote operated submarine and an onboard camera that the target was a body.
At about 7:15 a.m., MCSO divers with the assistance of the Lake Havasu City Police Department dive team recovered the body. The body was identified as Martin.
Martin was located in 43 feet of water within the search parameter of a mile radius of where the accident occurred in the South Basin of Lake Havasu. No signs of obvious trauma.
An autopsy is pending and this investigation remains active.