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Wytheville man found dead in overturned truck in creek

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 WYTHE COUNTY (WVVA) A Wytheville man is found dead inside an overturned truck that appears to have been swept away in flood waters.

According to Wythe County Sheriff Keith Dungeon, the body of Larry Copenhagen, 65, was recovered around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday. His truck was found overturned in Cripple Creek. 

Copenhagen was reported missing Monday night after he failed to return home. We are told he left that morning for a turkey hunting trip.

Sheriff Dungeon suspects Copenhagen was swept away in flood waters at the intersection of Apperson Drive and Ivanhoe Road.

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