Missing Cando woman found dead after car sunk in coulee


A missing Cando woman was found dead after a vehicle sunk into a coulee early Friday morning, a press release from the Towner County Sheriff’s Department said.

The 31-year-old woman was reported missing around midnight and the release said her 1992 Chevrolet Caprice was found at 7 a.m. submerged in a coulee 11 miles west of Cando on 56th Avenue Northeast about a quarter-mile north of Highway 17.

The woman’s name will be released once her family is notified.

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