Divers find vehicle, body submerged in Aberdeen area lake

July 26, 2021

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The body of a woman has been found in a submerged vehicle in an Aberdeen lake.

Authorities say police were called Saturday about a suspicious object in Richmond Lake.

Divers responded and found the submerged vehicle near the west bridge.

The vehicle was tied to a missing person’s case from Aberdeen.

Officials say the body is believed to be a woman reported missing by family members in April.

The investigation is ongoing.