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Body of missing man found in Polson

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Lake County officials confirm the body of a missing man has been found near the SKQ Dam.

Kyle Butterhof, 26, was reported missing on Feb. 23. Lake County Sheriff Don Bell says Butterhof's car was found in a wooded area.

The Lake County Search and Rescue Team sent a ground crew and four drones around the SKQ Dam over the weekend. 

The following is a press release from the Lake County Sheriff's Office:

Today at 1323 hours, Two Bear Air located the missing 26 year old male, Kyle Butterhof, deceased on the cliffside below the SKQ Dam observation lookout.  Butterhof was retrieved by Two Bear Air and is being transported to Missoula to undergo autopsy at the Montana State Crime Lab.  No foul play is suspected.  The cause and manner of death are pending further investigation by the Lake County Coroner's Office and the State Medical Examiner.  A big thank you to Two Bear Air and Lake County Search and Rescue for their efforts in this case during difficult weather conditions.