Body, submerged vehicle found in Kansas lake

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HILLSDALE, Kan. (KAKE) -

Authorities have found a body and submerged vehicle in a northeast Kansas lake.

The Kansas City Star reports that the Miami County Sheriff's Office and firefighters responded Wednesday morning to Hillsdale Lake after a fisherman reported seeing the body floating in the water. The body was pulled to shore, and divers found the vehicle underwater near a boat ramp.

The sheriff's office says identification of the body is underway. No other details were immediately released.

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