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UPDATE: Body found in Dyersville quarry identified

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DYERSVILLE (KWWL) -

The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office has identified the body found in a quarry south of Dyersville on Friday.

Captain Bob Lynn says the body of 30-year old Douglas J. Wernke was found in the Rock Quarry on Nature Trail Drive.

Deputies say Wernke was in a vehicle that drove off of a bluff and into the quarry.  They say he was ejected and the vehicle then exploded.

Lynn says Wernke had been reported missing on May 13.

Foul play is not suspected, but the investigation continues.

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