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Body found in New Franklin lake

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NEW FRANKLIN, OH (WOIO) -

The Summit County Medical Examiner and New Franklin Police are investigating the death of a man found in Turkeyfoot Lake on Friday afternoon.

A homeowner on Coleman Drive noticed what appeared to be a man's body floating in the water near his boat dock in his backyard.

Emergency crews were called, and recovered the man's body. He was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after 7:30 p.m.

The man has yet to be identified pending family notification.

An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday.

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