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Body Of Missing Emmetsburg Teen Recovered

Mon 7-1-2019

(Emmetsburg)-- The body of a missing Emmetsburg teen has been found.

19-year-old Colton Johnson had been reported missing by his family on June 22nd. On June 28th, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources found a vehicle submerged in Five Island Lake in Emmetsburg. 

The Arnolds Park/Okoboji Underwater Search and Rescue Team assisted in the recovery.

The State Medical Examiner's Office identified the body that was found inside the vehicle as that of Johnson.

The cause of death was determined to be drowning. Authorities say foul play is not suspected.

Authorities say the incident is still under investigation.