Authorities: Woman’s body found inside submerged car


ST CLAIR SHORES, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say the body of a woman has been found inside a submerged car in suburban Detroit.

Police say in a statement that the car with the woman in her 20s inside was found Wednesday afternoon near a vacant boat well in St. Clair Shores.

The discovery was made at a gated community along Lake St. Clair that includes canals. The woman’s name wasn’t immediately released.

The Detroit News reports investigators determined that the vehicle had in the water for several days. An autopsy is planned.

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