UPDATE: Police in Ironwood confirm the body recovered Sunday is that of 74 year-old Duane R. Jussila of Hurley, Wisconsin. He was reported missing on July 5. The matter remains under investigation.
A missing Hurley man was discovered dead in his vehicle Sunday by Hurley police in a unusual place.The vehicle was found Sunday afternoon submerged in 10 feet of water in a series of caves near Alfred Wright Blvd. in the City of Ironwood.Ironwood Public Safety, the Gogebic County Sheriff's Department and the Michigan State Police assisted in identifying the vehicle and pulling it from the water.