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A body was recovered from the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Thursday morning.

Delaware City firefighters were called out around 8:45 a.m. on October 10, 2019, for the recovery of a body on the north bank of the C&D Canal off the Castle Trail.

Crews have been out on the water each day this week searching for the body of a 6-year old, Ethan Lindsey, who's been missing since Sunday’s horrific crash, killed 18-year-old Willis Lindsey, 16-year-old Kyree Lindsey, and 12-year-old Eric Lindsey. 

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A 16-year-old girl survived the crash.

The Medical Examiner's Office rolled up on the scene around 10:15 a.m. Ground access to the scene was extremely limited.