PLAINFIELD, Ind. — Police have identified a man who was found dead inside a vehicle discovered in a pond in Plainfield over the weekend.
The Plainfield Police Department said the body of 45-year-old Bryan Holder was discovered inside the vehicle Sunday morning.
Police say a passerby noticed tire tracks leading from the roadway to the water in the 3700 block of Newberry Road while on a walk around 9 a.m. Sunday morning.
Authorities were able to locate the vehicle and found a body inside. Holder was pronounced dead at the scene.
While the case remains under investigation, police said the incident appeared to be a “tragic accident.” The Hendricks County Coroner’s Office will determine the exact manner and cause of death.
“The Plainfield Police Department offers its most sincere condolences to the family during this time,” the department wrote in a news release.