Recovery Crews Discover Third Body in Mississippi River Near Winona

Posted at: 01/06/2014 2:45 PM
Updated at: 01/06/2014 3:22 PM

Photo: Photo: ABC 6 News

Photo: Photo: ABC 6 News

(ABC 6 New) - Recovery crews, looking for the victims of a fatal weekend car crash in the Mississippi River near Winona, have discovered one of the two bodies still missing.

Winona County Sheriff, David Brand, tells ABC 6 News that while a third body has been discovered, crews have yet to remove it from the river.

Authorities had already recovered the bodies of Christina Houser, of Winona, and Matthew Erickson of Chatfield. Sheriff Brand says both Blake Overland of Stewartville, and Andrew Kingsbury, of La Crosse, Wisconsin, were still missing.

However, there is no word yet on the identity of the third body. 

More to come tonight on ABC 6 News at 5 and 6.