Man found dead in car submerged in swift-moving Novato creek

A car submerged in a Novato creek is seen on Monday January 9, 2017. (KGO-TV)

Firefighters in Marin County are investigating after a body was found inside a car in a rising creek in Novato Monday morning.

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The victim, a man in his 20's was found in the submerged car at 5022 Novato Boulevard, near the Sonoma County border. The incident was reported around 8:40 a.m.

No other victims were found inside the car, and no other details were immediately available.

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Bay City News has contributed to this report.

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