Responding to a report about a vehicle in a ditch in the 200 block of McDowell Creek Rd., Riley County officers unexpectedly found a lying in the ditch behind the red Ford Ranger.
Officers have identified the victim as 53 year-old Steve Kraxberger of St. George.
The truck's back wheels were hanging off the road when the police found it and was still warm. The man was face down in the water and man showed no sign of injury.
Police have not yet determined the cause of the Mr. Kraxberger's death.