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Authorities pulled an unidentified male body from Hillsdale Lake on Wednesday, Sept. 11.

HILLSDALE — An unidentified male body was pulled from Hillsdale Lake on Wednesday morning, Sept. 11, after a fisherman reported seeing it floating in the lake.

Miami County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched at 9:45 a.m. to the Marysville Boat Ramp, located at 247th Street and Orleans Road, along with South Johnson County Fire Department personnel, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.

The first responders recovered the body of a deceased white male, and authorities were in the process of identifying the man Wednesday.

Divers also located a submerged vehicle near the boat ramp. The sheriff’s office was in the process of towing the vehicle out of the lake late Wednesday morning, according to the release.

News Editor Doug Carder can be reached at (913) 294-2311 or doug.carder@miconews.com.

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