Missing Man's Body Found
May 14, 2013 | 6:43 P.M. EST
Authorities say the body of NASCAR fan Nick Bower, missing from a Talladega campsite since May 4, was found Tuesday.
The body of NASCAR fan Nick Bower, missing from a campsite at Talladega Superspeedway since May 4, was found Tuesday according to a report in the Anniston (Ala.) Star.
The newspaper quoted Larry Seals, deputy coroner for Talladega County, as saying Bower’s body was spotted at 11:49 a.m. (CT) by an Etowah County Sheriff’s Office helicopter, in Choccolocco Creek about a mile and a half from the racetrack.
The newspaper reported that the body was sent to the Alabama Department of Forensics Laboratory in Montgomery for further investigation.
Bower, 28, was last seen in the South Park campsite late on May 4, a day before the Sprint Cup Series Aaron's 499 at Talladega Superspeedway.