RICHLAND, WA - Columbia Basin Dive Rescue recovered a stolen truck in the Columbia River.
Benton County Sheriffs Deputies were called to the boat launch near Bateman Island in Richland after a local boater saw a truck in the river on his boat sonar.
After an extensive search, the Columbia Basin Dive Rescue located the truck about 100 feet from the shore. The truck was buried in approximately 3-4 feet of mud.
The vehicle was found to have been reported stolen from Kennewick in 2016.