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Mohave

 
January 1, 2019 – July 6, 2019 

These incidents reflect pediatrics 0-5 years, children 6-12 years, teens 13-17 years and adults 18+.
 1 deaths, including 0 pediatric, 0 children, 1 teenager and 0 adult have resulted from 1 Water Related Incidents this year.

LAKE HAVASU, AZ — A teen who went missing after jumping off a cliff into the Colorado River north of Lake Havasu on Friday was found dead by dive teams Saturday morning.

According to the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, a 16-year-old boy jumped off a cliff near Mohave rock just north of the sand bar and failed to resurface sometime around 4 p.m.

Dive teams found the teen and recovered the body around 9 a.m. on Saturday. The teen has been identified as 16-year-old Chance Huerta of Victorville, California. MCSO says witnesses reported seeing the teen attempting to do a flip off of a cliff and landed wrong and came to the surface briefly before witnesses lost sight of him.