Bodies of missing man, child found in submerged SUV

Bodies of missing man, child found in submerged SUV

The family was officially reported as missing to the San Jose Police Department on April 8.

The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office said after the vehicle was partially removed from the river, 2 bodies were found inside the vehicle - later identified as 42-year-old Sandeep and 9-year-old Saachi Thottapilly.

Friday morning, the body of a woman was found in the water, believed to be 38-year-old Soumya Thottapilly.

The body of 12-year-old Sidhhant Thottapilly, who is the couple's son, has also been found.

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More than a week after an Indian family went missing in USA, their SUV that had fallen into a rain-swollen Northern California river has been found with two bodies inside, authorities said on Monday, as per a report in the New York Post.

A team of more than 20 searchers discovered the auto lying submerged between 4 and 6 feet of water and found the bodies inside the vehicle, the sheriff's office said.

Soon thereafter, search divers entered the water and were able to feel what they believed to be a person inside of the vehicle.

Rescue workers have been using helicopters, boats equipped with sonar, kayaks and river boards.

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Cindy Bartley, assistant to Chief Deputy Coroner Shannon Barney, told India-West that the bodies of Sandeep, Soumya, and Saachi are now with the coroner's office. The family was last heard from in the town of Klamath, Del Norte County, on April 5, they said.

The family was on a road trip to Portland, Oregon and coming back to their home in California, when they went missing.

A vehicle matching the description of the one belonging to the Thottapilly family was seen going into the river on April 6, when a massive storm swamped areas of Northern California. He grew up in Surat, Gujarat, and settled down in the U.S. over 15 years ago, a relative said.

The External Affairs Ministry of India said on April 12 that Indian Consulate in San Franscisco is trying its best to trace the missing family.

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Farther south, authorities were still looking for the missing members of a different family whose SUV plunged off a towering ocean bluff along the Pacific Coast Highway last month. Two days earlier, the body of Soumya Somanath Thottapilly, 38, was found seven miles north of where the crash occurred.

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