KGMI News Reporting, complied with ABC News and AP News
OSO, Wash. – The official death toll from the Oso mudslide has increased to 29, and the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s office says 22 of those victims have been identified.
The latest names added to the victims list are 65-year-old Thom Satterlee, 60-year-old Lon Slauson and 23-year-old Adam Farnes.
Like the rest, they died of blunt force injuries suffered in the March 22 slide.
Father Tim Sauer is comforting the victims’ families.
Satterlee and Slauson had been on the missing list.
The number of people who are still missing now stands at 20.
Receding flood waters are helping in the search for victims.