Male Body Washes Ashore Lake Mead

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BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) - Authorities are investigating after a male body washed ashore on the Arizona side of Lake Mead across from Sentinel Island.

Rangers from the Lake Mead National Recreation Area say they got several reports of the body washing up to an area north of Castle Cove about 1 p.m. Thursday.

Rangers arriving by boat confirmed the death.

The identity of the person who died has not yet been released. The death is under investigation.