UPDATE - December 20, 2020 @ 9:00 am: Authorities have identified the body of a man, who was discovered submerged in a vehicle at Tamarack Lake, as 63 year old Scott M. Moyer of La Porte. Cause of death remains under investigation and further details are pending autopsy.
ORIGINAL STORY - December 18, 2020 @ 5:05 pm:
(La Porte County, IN) - A dead body was discovered Friday at the Kingsbury Fish and Wildlife Area. It was in a vehicle submerged in Tamarack Lake, at the east end of East Hupp Road.
Reports indicate property workers noticed the top of the submerged vehicle and notified authorities at about 8:00 Friday morning. Rescue divers responded to the scene and found a deceased male in the vehicle.
No further details have been released, pending notification of the victim’s family. The Department of Natural Resources continues to investigate.