Final Boating Accident Victim Recovered
Written by Andrew-Rossi on August 20, 2018
All the victims of a boating accident on Bighorn Lake have now been accounted for.
The body of 35 year old Christian Scoville from Billings was recovered late Friday. He was found using a remote operated vehicle run by potable divers, and his body was turned over to the Big Horn County Coroner.
The accident which occurred on August 11th also killed 59-year-old Tammy Scoville and 36-year-old Nathan Kelley, also of Billings. A 63-year-old man, Robert Ludwick, was injured. Tammy Scoville’s body was recovered on Aug. 12 and Kelley’s body was recovered Wednesday along with the sunken boat.
Recreation area spokeswoman Christy Fleming says the investigation into the fatal accident continues, but the lake closures have been lifted.