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Body found in vehicle near Clermont Harbor

HANCOCK COUNTY - Authorities in Hancock County said a body was found in a vehicle today on Third Marsh Road.

Personnel from the state Crime Lab have been called to the scene, said Kenny Hurt, chief of criminal investigations for the Hancock County Sheriff's Department.

"We're not releasing any information at this time," Hurt said.

Third Marsh Road is a dirt road that runs from Clermont Harbor to Lakeshore Road.

Hurt said a passer-by called to report the discovery.

The Sun Herald updates this story in Saturday's editions.