SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) -- Crews responded to a call that came in around 7:45 am after fishermen detected an object with their sonar that could be a vehicle in Lake Springfield on Saturday.
When crews arrived, The Springfield Police Department and a couple of divers were able to identify a Chevy Silverado that was 24 feet deep.
Springfield Police Department says the vehicle was located via sonar near the Spaulding Dam boat launch.
CWLP Security, Sangamon County ESDA, and the Springfield Fire Department assisted with the recovery of the vehicle.
Police learned that a deceased, white male was found inside the vehicle. No foul play is suspected
The Sangamon County Coroner's Office has not yet released the identity of the individual and is following with an autopsy.
WAND will update the story once the information becomes available.