DES MOINES, Iowa -- An investigation is underway after a body was pulled from the Des Moines River.
Polk County Deputies were called to the area around 8:20 a.m. Saturday near the Vandalia boat ramp after witnesses saw a body floating in the water.
Investigators say the body was recovered by emergency workers at the Yellow Banks boat ramp and appears to be a middle-aged white male.
Polk County Detectives and the Polk County Medical Examiner are investigating this incident.
Follow WHO-TV as the investigation continues.