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Iowa Department of Natural Resources (WHO-HD)

ANITA, Iowa – An investigation is underway into the death of a man found in Lake Anita Thursday.

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources say a passerby noticed an overturned kayak in the water at Lake Anita State Park around 3:00 p.m. and reported it to the park manager.

The body of 63-year-old Roland “Rollie” Henderson, of Wiota, was found floating in the lake along with the kayak and a paddle.

An autopsy is being performed at the State Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the cause of death.