UPDATE: Body found in submerged vehicle

UPDATE: Body found in submerged vehicle

DANVILLE — Divers with the Vermilion County sheriff’s department discovered a vehicle in the water at Lake Vermilion this morning.

Sheriff Pat Hartshorn confirmed there was a woman's body inside.

In a release issued later in the day, Hartshorn said "there does not appear to be any signs of foul play." The name of the deceased, Hartshorn said, is not being released at this time.

At 6:46 a.m., the Vermilion County 911 Center received a call of a car in the lake.

The search took place at the Lake Vermilion boat ramp area, which is on Denmark Road on Danville’s north side.

At 9 a.m., Hartshorn said they were about to pull the vehicle out of the water.

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