Body recovered in car pulled from water near I-75 and East Dixie Drive identified

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WEST CARROLLTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Montgomery County Coroner has identified the body recovered in a car pulled from the water near I-75 and East Dixie Drive as Leeroy Heard, 21, from Fort Wayne, Indiana

West Carrollton Police say they were called about a car being upside down in the water at 8:45 a.m. on Sunday morning.

The car was found in a body of water north of the East Dixie Drive and West Carrollton exit on I-75 North.

Authorities told 2 NEWS that a body was removed from the car, but they do not know how long it had been there or how it got there.

As authorities continue their investigation, 2 NEWS and will update this story with developments.

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