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Authorities: Man found in creek near Harrison County Fairgrounds likely fell from bridge

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The creek is near the Harrison County Fairgrounds in Corydon. (Source: WAVE 3 News) The creek is near the Harrison County Fairgrounds in Corydon. (Source: WAVE 3 News)
CORYDON, IN (WAVE) - The body that was found in a creek near the Harrison County Fairgrounds has been identified, and investigators said they believe he may have fallen from a nearby bridge.

According to Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Daniel McKim, 44, of Corydon, was found by two fishermen in one foot of water around 1:30 p.m. Aug. 1.

Investigators said evidence from the scene indicates that the victim may have fallen from the Capitol Avenue Bridge. An autopsy confirmed that McKim's injuries are consistent with a fall. His death was ruled an accidental drowning.

Schreck said McKim had been reported missing by his mother 13 hours before his body was found.

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