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New Richmond diver found dead in Lake Superior

SAULT ST. MARIE, Mich. - The body of a Western Wisconsin diver was recovered Tuesday in Lake Superior off the Michigan coast.

Police search crews recovered the body of Derril Yerigan of New Richmond. He'd been with a group exploring a shipwreck that is in 174 feet of water. On Monday, the charter boat captain reported one of the four recreational divers didn't return.

Chippewa County medical examiners are conducting an autopsy.

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