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CSFD recovers truck reported stolen in 2013 from Quail Lake

Posted: 10:01 AM, Jun 25, 2019
Updated: 2019-06-25 12:01:32-04
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Photo of a truck recovered from Quail Lake (CSFD)

COLORADO SPRINGS – The Colorado Springs Fire Department made an unexpected discovery Monday night during training at Quail Lake.

Firefighters were training with sonar and dive equipment Monday night when they discovered a Toyota Tacoma underwater.

Firefighters recovered the license plates, which revealed the truck was reported stolen in 2013. The truck was found near the boat ramp, which made it a little easier to pull out of the water.

It’s not clear if the truck was green before it sank, but it is now.