Dog reunites with family year after fatal crash

CLIO, MI (WFLX) - Dogged determination reunites a missing Maltese with his family more than a year after he disappeared.

It was like no time had passed when Caesar arrived home in eastern Michigan Saturday all the way from New Mexico.

His owners were traveling there in June of last year when their minivan overturned.

Monica Benson's husband and one of their five children died.

In the chaos, no one realized Caesar had disappeared. "It's so amazing. I am so grateful and thankful to everyone who took the time to just love a dog," said Monica.

An animal shelter volunteer recently discovered Caesar's microchip and found his family. At least 11 people helped drive Caesar all the way home to Michigan.

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