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Body Found At Summer Falls Dam Is Believed To Be Scott Kolves

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COULEE CITY, Wash. - A body was found around 8 a.m. Monday morning in an irrigation canal above Summer Falls Dam and it is believed to be the body of Scott Kolves of Ephrata who went missing and was presumed drowned after the single vehicle crash in that area on March 29th.

An irrigation district employee found the body not far from where the truck Kolves and his three sons were riding in, went into the canal. Kolves' eight-year-old son Korey died as a result of the accident. His 10-year-old and 12-year-old sons were rescued and survived.

The body is in the care of the Grant County Coroner. Scott's next of kin has been notified.

“Scott Kolves’ family and loved ones have suffered while awaiting this recovery, and I pray they can find peace knowing we have found Scott’s body,” said Grant County Sheriff Tom Jones.

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