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2 bodies discovered after Tuesday flooding in Nogales

Posted: 12:24 PM, Sep 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-19 20:33:02Z

Two people are reported dead Wednesday morning after flooding in Nogales Tuesday night.

According to the Nogales Police Department, bystanders saw first spotted a body in the floodwaters, flowing in from Mexico. They reported it to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, who say their deputies tracked the body northward but lost track of it around Rio Rico.

The Santa Cruz County Sheriff says they're waiting for floodwaters to recede before continuing the search.

On Wednesday morning, Nogales Police recovered another body in Nogales Wash Wednesday morning, but police still haven't been able to identify him.