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Body found after fire near boat landing in Hastings

The incident is under investigation.
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Authorities called to a fire at a boat landing in Hastings arrived to find a body nearby.

The City of Hastings says that firefighters received a report of a fire at the Jaycee Park boat landing in the early hours of Saturday morning.

They arrived to find a wooden enclosure engulfed in flames, and as they brought the fire under control, found a dead body near the enclosure.

The incident is under investigation by the Hastings Police Department, the State Fire Marshal, and the Minnesota BCA.

The body's identity will be released at a later date by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.

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