Kingman, AZ: Vehicle gets washed off Stockton Hill Road.

Kingman, AZ: Vehicle gets washed off Stockton Hill Road.

According to the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue, at about 7:00pm MST on Monday, July 9th, 2018, the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue was activated after receiving a phone from a concerned citizen who reported a sedan that had been washed off Stockton Hill Road near mile post 13 near Kingman, Arizona.

Thunderstorms with moderate to heavy rainfall passing through the area during the afternoon causing dry washes to flow with water.

The vehicle was carried off the road and became submerged in the running wash.

The 19 year old male driver was able to self-rescue to safety.

The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue as well as all authorities in the Colorado River Tri-State area want to remind people to use extreme caution around running storm water.

Remember, “When Flooded, Turn Around, Don’t Drown.”

** Pictures from the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue: **

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