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Man who died in Rock Creek floating accident identified

Posted at 6:08 AM, Jun 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-20 08:08:48-04

The Granite County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the man who drowned in a floating accident near Rock Creek this past weekend.

Sheriff Scott Dunkerson identified the victim as Alfred Tully, 71, of Missoula.

Tully’s raft capsized in the Harry’s Flat area of Rock Creek Sunday afternoon after it hit a log jam.

A second person in the raft was able to make it to shore safely.

Granite County sheriff’s deputies, Granite County Search and Rescue and Missoula County Search and Rescue, along with aid of the Life Flight Network, assisted in the search for Tully.