Body retrieved from Zumbro River Thursday identified

Body retrieved from Zumbro River Thursday identified

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(ABC 6 News) – Wabasha County first responders have retrieved a body from the Zumbro River Thursday morning.

According to law enforcement at the scene, a truck went off County Road 11 east of Millville, MN, and into the river at 9:15 a.m.

First responders traveled to a section of the road a half-mile east of 61071 County Road 11, according to police scanner chatter.

When first responders arrived to the scene, they found a truck flipped over in the Zumbro River, just off the embankment.

One deceased body was retrieved from the water, later identified as James Steiner, 62, of Alma, Wis. At the scene, first responders stated they believe Steiner drowned.

Authorities at the scene searched the river for other passengers Thursday morning, and found none.

Investigations are ongoing.