(LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID) — The Bannock County Sheriff’s office held a press conference to announce they had found the body of a missing construction worker. 61 year old Shelby Whitaker was found inside his pickup truck at the bottom of a toxic pond . The 61 year old had been working at the Lava Hot Springs Sewer Plant over the weekend. The search began when Whitaker didn’t show up for work Monday . Tire tracks led rescuers to a 12 foot pond at the Lava Hot Springs Sewer Plant.
Lois M. Collins, Deseret News