Body Found Inside Car Swept Away by Flood Water

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A disturbing discovery was made in Midland on Friday.

A body inside a car swept away by floodwaters.

Witnesses at the scene told NewsWest 9, a woman was involved in a car wreck which pushed her car into the floodwaters at Scharbauer Draw.

Police haven't confirmed those details, but they're saying a body was found inside the submerged mustang at Scharbauer and north Fairgrounds Road.

It's believed the car was underwater for a long period of time.

A tow truck was finally able to pull it out of the water.

Police are still investigating.
We'll bring you the very latest information, when it becomes available.