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Deputies looking for vehicle of woman who was pulled from Big Thompson River

Posted at 8:50 PM, May 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-29 08:43:31-04

LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. – Deputies with the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office are asking for your help to find the vehicle of a woman who died 15 hours after she was pulled from a Colorado river.

The woman, who was identified Tuesday as 20-year-old Mckenna Fowler, of Longmont, was found unresponsive and bystanders were performing CPR when police and rescue personnel arrived at the scene along the Big Thompson River near Estes Park around 7 p.m. on May 20.

Fowler was taken to Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland but died around 10 a.m. on May 21.

Investigators are still working to determine how and why the woman was in the river near the town 41 miles west of Fort Collins and added they have not been able to find the woman’s car.

The vehicle was last seen at around 5 p.m. on May 20 in the area of Main St. and 11th Ave. in Longmont.

The car is described as a 2014 Toyota RAV4, charcoal grey in color with Colorado license plate ABAQ33. A stock image of the vehicle can be found below:

The Larimer County Coroner said in a news release Tuesday the woman's manner and cause of death is pending, but foul play is not suspected.

The investigation is ongoing.