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Body of missing Redwood Falls man found

REDWOOD FALLS -- The body of Andrew McNamara, 22, of Bird Island, was recovered by rescue workers around 12:36 p.m. Tuesday from Rice Creek, northwest of Redwood Falls.

McsNamara had been reported missing since 10 a.m. Sunday. According to Associated Press reports. Family friends say McNamara had gone to the area to recover items from within a truck that was submerged in the creek.

A month ago, McNamara and two other people were rescued from on top of the floating truck, which had drifted about 150 feet in high water.

The sheriff's office reports that foul play is not suspected in the death.

Redwood Falls Fire and Rescue, Belview Fire and Rescue, Blue Earth County Dive Team, Nicollet County Dive Team, the DNR, Renville County Sheriff's Office, North Ambulance and the Belview First Responders were involved in the recovery effort.

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