Searchers find teen’s body in Clear Creek Canyon in Jefferson County

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — Searchers found an 18-year-old man dead Saturday off of US Highway 6 between Highway 93 and Highway 119 west of Golden.

A spokeswoman with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said the coroner identified the man as Sawyer Dow.

Earlier in the day, deputies found a vehicle in that area that belonged to Dow. His family reported him missing at 10:40 Saturday morning.

The spokeswoman said investigators did not suspect foul play in his death.