FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2019

Contact: Dr. Thomas M. Canfield, MD, Montrose County Coroner
Office: Montrose County Coroner’s Office of Medical Investigations, (970) 252-4524
coroner@montrosecounty.net

Motor Vehicle Fatality Identified

Montrose, CO—On the morning of June 24, 2019, a 16-year-old Naturita male, Tad Sickles, died in a car accident. The circumstances of the incident are under investigation by the Montrose County Coroner’s Office of Medical Investigations, Colorado State Patrol, and the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office. The cause and manner of death are pending the investigation, and an autopsy is scheduled.

Thomas M. Canfield MD, Coroner