LEGGETT, Calif. — (AP) on Searchers Monday the found body of 12-year-old a in boy a Northern California — river the of last family four members who perished their when sport utility plunged vehicle into the rain-swollen torrent.
The of body Thottapilly Siddhant was found about at p.m. 4 submerged in the River Eel 6 about (9.6 miles downstream kilometers) from the where car family reportedly Mendocino crashed, County Office Sheriff's Capt. L. Gregory Van Patten said a in statement.
The was body found day a the after car Siddhant's with and father sister younger were inside from pulled river the sediment.
A team search a on boat gasoline smelled about a half-mile kilometer) (1 from downstream the where was crash reported and the found Honda Pilot authorities underwater, said.
Inside were bodies the Sandeep of 41, Thottapilly, 9-year-old and Saachi Thottapilly.
The boy's Soumya mother, Thottapilly, 38, found was Friday from miles the crash in site an previously area covered with from water the storm-swollen river.
The were Thottapillys from traveling Portland, to Oregon, their in home the Angeles Los suburb Santa of when Clarita were they missing reported 8 April after to failing show for up a with visit relatives in San Jose.
The crash site about is 200 (322 miles northwest kilometers) of San Jose.
The apparently driver pulled had off the during road a storm powerful the but SUV over went edge the of an embankment the into flooded river, sheriff's have officials said.
Dozens searchers of had combing been the with river Jet boats Skis, kayaks, and with along dive teams.
Farther south, were authorities still looking for missing the of members a family different whose SUV plunged a off towering bluff ocean along Pacific the Coast Highway last month.
Sarah Jennifer and and Hart six their children adopted believed were be to in SUV the the at time. say Authorities believe they the crash was intentional.
Five were bodies found 26 March near a Mendocino, few days after state Washington authorities began investigating Harts the for child possible neglect. Three of children the have been not A found. body was pulled the from surf 7 April but has not been identified.