Two Weeks After Accident, Body of TTU Graduate Is Found - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

6/9/03

Two Weeks After Accident, Body of TTU Graduate Is Found

23 year-old Laura Putnam was presumed dead after the boat she was in, was broad sided in a hit and run collision Memorial Day weekend.

Putnam was thrown into the water, and her body was never found. Sunday's discovery was made three-quarters of a mile away from the site of the collision, at Lake LBJ, near Horseshoe Bay.

Authorities in the Horseshoe Bay area are still searching for the suspect hit-and-run boat. It's described as a white speed boat, with a red or dark stripe. They also believe the boat sustained front end damage in the collision.

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