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Marina Fire Investigation Continues; Body Not Identified Yet

Marina Fire Investigation Continues; Body Not Identified Yet
By: Ryan Tate

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ill. - Fire investigators spent most of Tuesday at the Town & Country Marina, hoping to figure out what caused the fire Monday.

According to a Marshall County Sheriff's Department Deputy, the initial report is that the fire was caused by something electrical.

As for the body found Monday in the wreckage of a burning boat, investigators say it is a male and they think his death is accidental.  Dental records will be used to identify the man.

The fire destroyed part of the marina, and burned a number of boats.  Four boats are partially sunk, or under water, along with a Ski-Doo.  Investigators will raise the boats to help uncover what may have happened Monday.

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