Body, car recovered from Chippewa River

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Eau Claire police say a vehicle and the body of a UW-Eau Claire student have been recovered from the Chippewa River.

Police say after receiving a report of a vehicle in the river early Friday morning, search efforts continued on Tuesday.

On Tuesday afternoon, the vehicle was recovered along with the body of 21-year-old Chloe Zielke of Eau Claire.

Police say at this time, there are no suspects thought to be involved with the vehicle entering the water and no criminal acts are believed to be associated with it.

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