LAUDERDALE LAKES (CBSMiami) — A body was discovered in a canal in Lauderdale Lakes on Tuesday, just one day after another body was found floating in a canal in the same area.
Tuesday morning, the body was discovered in the 2600 block of NW 35th Terrace.READ MORE: CVS, NAACP Team Up To Get COVID Vaccines To People Of Color In South Florida
Police on scene tell CBS4 News that there were no obvious signs of trauma but the Medical Examiner is taking the body to determine the cause of death.
Monday, another body was found floating in a canal near the 3900 block of NW 31st Avenue.READ MORE: Eye On Earth: 'One Of The Most Peaceful Places In South Florida': Wakodahatchee Wetlands
That is the same location where a car crashed into the canal around 4:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 30.
BSO divers responded to that scene but did not find anyone in the car.
According to BSO, it does not appear that the two bodies are connected but investigators are still looking into it and it’s not known if either body discovered in the canal is connected to the empty car.MORE NEWS: Hundreds Benefit From Much-Needed Provisions At Miami Springs Food Distribution