MESA COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Mesa County Sheriff’s deputies solved an unusual mystery. They found a family that drove away without their luggage.
Deputies say the family traveled through on Jan. 2 when they stopped for gas off Interstate 70 and the Clifton exit. As the family drove away in the white Honda SUV, the cargo luggage rack fell off.
A Good Samaritan pulled the luggage from the road and brought it inside the convenience store.
On Monday, deputies say they found the family which was traveling home to Phoenix. They were vacationing in Denver.
Deputies say the family didn’t realize the luggage fell off until they were almost home.