Man's body recovered from sunken pickup in Ransom County

Ransom Co., N.D. (Valley News Live) A man was found dead Monday night inside a submerged pickup at Dead Colt Creek in Ransom County.

The sheriff's office says they got a report of a vehicle driving down the hill and into the creek at 10:52 a.m. on June 10.

Sheriff Darren Benneweis says a search and dive team pulled the vehicle out and that's when they found the man inside.

Benneweis says they do not suspect there was foul play involved, and added there were no gunshot wounds.

The sheriff's department is not releasing the man's name until their family is notified.

The incident is still under investigation.