Joe Huber III dies in tragic accident PDF Print E-mail

On July 27, 2015 at 10:26 a.m. the Clark County Sheriff’s Office responded to Starlight, in regards to a report of a riding lawnmower in a pond.

Upon arriving officers located Joe Huber III, 59, on the bank of the pond.

According to a press release issued by the Clark County Sheriff’s Department, a neighbor had located the lawnmower in the pond and after further investigation he located Mr. Huber underneath the lawnmower.

The neighbor removed Huber from the pond prior to law enforcement arrival.

Huber was pronounced dead on scene by the Clark County Coroner’s Office.

The above described pond was on Huber’s personal property.

Investigators on scene stated that it appeared Huber’s lawnmower traveled down a slight embankment prior to entering the pond.

The Clark County Coroner ruled the cause of death drowning, and investigators believe this incident was a tragic accident.

The flag at the family resturant in Strarlight hangs at half staff.

Huber’s obituary was unavailable at press time, but will be put up at as soon as it is released.

There was no additional information at press time.


Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 July 2015 10:28