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Woman's body recovered from Lake Mead

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Lake Mead appears on the horizon in this photo from Monday, Nov. 10. (Les Krifaton/FOX5) Lake Mead appears on the horizon in this photo from Monday, Nov. 10. (Les Krifaton/FOX5)
LAKE MEAD (FOX5) -

A woman's body was recovered from Lake Mead Recreational Area on Sunday. 

Park officials said they received a report from a helicopter tour company that car was seen in the same spot for a few days. 

On Saturday, a Lake Mead park pilot flew over the area and located the car near the end of Devil's Cove Road. Rangers from the Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument later found the woman deceased. 

Las Vegas Metro Police Search and Rescue recovered the body. The incident is under investigation by Grand Canyon-Parashant Rangers. 

The Clark County Coroner's Office will later identify the victim and release the cause of death. 

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