Pierce woman found dead in car in lake near Severance
June 24, 2017
A 24-year-old woman from Pierce was found dead in a 2002 Toyota sedan Saturday morning in Woods Lake near Weld County roads 74 and 29, east of Severance.
Colorado State Patrol Trooper Gabe Easton said State Patrol received a call at about 6:22 a.m. Saturday about a vehicle in the lake. Easton said the vehicle might have been in the lake as early as midnight Saturday.
The occupant was pronounced dead at the scene.
Colorado State Patrol is investigating the cause.
This is the 20th death on Weld County roads this year, compared to 22 at this same time last year.