Body of young man found in field north of Kanarraville

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KANARRAVILLE, Utah, Feb. 29, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — The body of a man was found Saturday afternoon in a field north of Kanarraville.

Information released by the Iron County Sheriff’s Office indicates the body was found just after 1 p.m. The victim appears to be in his early 20s, officials said.

The victim’s identity has not been released.

Cold weather may have been a factor in the death, officials say, but the remains have been sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy to determine cause of death.

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Kanarraville is about 13 miles southwest of Cedar City and about 40 miles northeast of St. George.

Gephardt Daily will have more information as details are released.

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