Searchers find body of Ike victim

December 22, 2008 4:02:04 PM PST
Search crews may have found another victim from Hurricane Ike, buried in the debris. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Galveston County office of Emergency Management tells us a search dog alerted to the scent of the remains in a debris pile on Goat Island Sunday. Crews are working to remove the debris to get to the remains.

Crews will continue searching Tuesday and Friday this week. There are still acres of debris scattered all over Goat Island. Officials expect to be on Goat Island another week or two searching for remains.

The Laura Recovery Center still lists more than 50 people as missing since Ike hit on September 13.

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