Lost in the Flash Flood

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune grave markers for jessop family victims of 2015 flash flood, isaac carling cemetery, Wednesday September 14, 2016. ruth jessop

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune grave markers for jessop family victims of 2015 flash flood, isaac carling cemetery, Wednesday September 14, 2016. ruth jessop Polygamy in the American Westflash floodFLDSIsaac W Carling Memorial ParkShort CreekColorado CityArizonaUnited States20160914-flood

Flash Flood, a Year Later

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune short creek at site of 2015 flash flood, hildale, Wednesday September 14, 2016. shadows

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune short creek at site of 2015 flash flood, hildale, Wednesday September 14, 2016. shadows Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune short creek at site of 2015 flash flood, hildale, Wednesday September 14, 2016. shadows Polygamy in the American Westflash floodShort CreekHildaleUtahUnited States20160914-flood

Search for Flash Flood Victims

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Searching for the last of the flash flood victims in the Short Creek Wash, Hildale, Friday September 25, 2015.

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Searching for the last of the flash flood victims in the Short Creek Wash, Hildale, Friday September 25, 2015. Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Searching for the last of the flash flood victims in the Short Creek Wash, Hildale, Friday September 25, 2015. View 6 More…

Short Creek Flash Flood Press Conference

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Hildale Mayor Phillip Barlow speaks at a press conference regarding the continued search after a flash flood. Colorado City, Wednesday September 16, 2015. city manager raymond barlow in front. scott winterton at left

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Hildale Mayor Phillip Barlow speaks at a press conference regarding the continued search after a flash flood. Colorado City, Wednesday September 16, 2015. city manager raymond barlow in front. scott winterton at left View 11 More Photos from this Post

Short Creek Flash Flood – Search

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Patrick Pipkin searching. People gather to look at the Short Creek Wash in Colorado City, Arizona, Wednesday September 16, 2015. The Utah National Guard and law enforcement on Wednesday resumed searching for the last known victim of a flash flood that tore through this polygamous border town home to followers of Warren Jeffs, leaving 13 dead and three injured, all of them women and children.

Flash Flood Press Conference

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Boy looks in, Flash flood press conference at Colorado City Hall, Tuesday September 15, 2015. Eight people had died and five remained missing Tuesday morning, the day after an SUV and a van were washed off a road during a flash flood in this polygamous Utah-Arizona border community.

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Boy looks in, Flash flood press conference at Colorado City Hall, Tuesday September 15, 2015. Eight people had died and five remained missing Tuesday morning, the day after an SUV and a van were washed off a road during a flash flood in this polygamous Utah-Arizona border community.…

Flash Flood Tragedy

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Children take in the scene in a Hildale wash where two vehicles came to rest after a flash flood that killed nine people (with four still missing) Tuesday September 15, 2015., the day after an SUV and a van were washed off a road during a flash flood in this polygamous Utah-Arizona border community.

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Children take in the scene in a Hildale wash where two vehicles came to rest after a flash flood that killed nine people (with four still missing) Tuesday September 15, 2015., the day after an SUV and a van were washed off a road during a flash flood…