Minnesota Man Found Dead in Utah Reservoir

November 18, 2018 10:23 PM

A Minnesota man was found dead in a reservoir in Utah Saturday.

According to the Wasatch County Sheriff's Office in Utah, 24-year-old Benjamin Magalis of Goodhue, Minnesota, apparently drowned while canoeing near Chicken Creek West. His body was found in the Strawberry Reservoir.

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Twenty-six-year-old Chenoa Plank, a woman from Utah whom Magalis was reportedly camping with, was also found dead, the sheriff's office said.


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The two worked at a local ski resort, the sheriff's office said, and were fishing in Chicken Creek West when their canoe capsized .

Chenoa's dog was also with them, but was wearing a life jacket and rescued by search crews.

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