Body found in Lake Iroquois identified

WILLISTON, Vt. (WCAX) Vermont State Police have identified the man who died in Lake Iroquois Monday night.

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They say the body of Kyle E. Ebbett, 45, of Essex, was found near a small boat in shallow water.

Officers say the call came in around 7:45 p.m., after Ebbett did not return from fishing. Police say he was alone and planned to meet up with a friend. He had a phone and a life vest. Police say they do not consider the incident to be suspicious, but a "freak accident."

The cause of his death is still under investigation.