By: George Liao, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
A police officer surnamed Chang and his wife were found dead around 9:30 AM Monday morning after their car fell to a valley off the 40.1K mark on Dasyueshan Forest Road on their way back from a snow watching trip.
According to police investigation, Chang, 47, was a captain of the Criminal Investigation Corps of the Taichung City Police Department. He and his wife, 45, went on a snow watching trip around the Dasyueshan National Forest Recreation Area on Sunday. The couple’s family members lost contact with them after the couple last made contact around 8 PM Sunday night when they planned to head back.
Later, their family members reported them missing to the police.
The police found out the couple made their last call at the 43K mark of the forest road, and later discovered their car in a valley off the 40.1K mark. The police’s initial investigation indicated the car slid off the highway and fell to the valley due to the frozen conditions of the forest road. The couple was found dead on the scene. [FULL STORY]