Death Investigation Underway After Body Found Inside Submerged Vehicle

(LAPORTE) – Indiana Conservation Officers are conducting a death investigation after a body was located inside a submerged vehicle at Tamarack Lake near LaPorte.

At approximately 8:00 a.m., the vehicle was discovered at Kingsbury Fish and Wildlife Area by property personnel. Indiana Conservation Officer Divers responded to the scene and were able to recover the vehicle.  Upon recovery, a deceased male was found inside the vehicle.

The investigation is ongoing, and the identification of the victim will be released pending family notification.

More information will be released as it becomes available.