PHOENIX – Authorities say the body of a jet skier who went missing after crashing into a boat at Saguaro Lake has been recovered.
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office says the body of 21-year-old Joshua Slade was recovered on Monday morning. Deputies say Slade turned in front of a fishing boat before the two collided on Saturday night.
The body of 21 year old Joshua Slade was recovered this morning by MCSO, following a tragic jet ski accident at Saguaro Lake on Saturday— @SgtJEnriquez (@SgtJEnriquez) April 24, 2017
Slade was then submerged after being thrown from the jet ski and was not seen again.
A friend who was near the collision told MCSO deputies that Slade wasn't wearing a flotation device while riding the jet ski.