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Body found in Missouri River identified

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Posted at 8:51 PM, Jul 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-31 11:12:51-04

HARRISON COUNTY, Iowa (KMTV) — Update: The Harrison County Sheriff's office says a body was recovered after a search of the Missouri River. The body has been identified as 82-year-old Malvern Wallis of Mondamin.

The investigation is still ongoing, and an autopsy has been ordered.

Original story:

First responders are looking for a man who went missing in Harrison County, Iowa Tuesday evening.

They're following reports of an overturned tractor in the Missouri River.

A dive team with the Yutan Fire Dept. is conducting a water rescue outside Mondamin, Iowa.

Crews responded to the area of 192nd and Cody Avenue around 6 p.m.

Firefighters at the scene tell 3 News Now they found a tractor in the river.

This is a developing story.

3 News Now has a crew at the scene and will bring you the latest on-air and online.