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Body discovered in receding flood waters of Silver Creek in Clarksville

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Clarksville Police say a body was discovered Friday morning, as flood waters receded. Clarksville Police say a body was discovered Friday morning, as flood waters receded.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Clarksville Police say a body was discovered Friday morning, as flood waters receded.

According to a news release, police were contacted at 10 a.m. March 2 after someone found the body of a man in the receding waters of Silver Creek, off Blackiston Mill Road.

Joseph Michael Turner, 33, was identified Friday afternoon as the man found.

An autopsy was completed on Saturday. Clark County Coroner Billy Scott said Turner's preliminary cause of death is drowning, pending toxicology results. 

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