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Hamilton man found deceased at hot springs in Idaho

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Posted at 8:36 AM, Oct 13, 2023
and last updated 2023-10-13 10:36:09-04

MISSOULA — A Hamilton man was found dead earlier this week at a hot springs in Idaho.

The Lemhi County Sheriff’s Office was notified shortly after 1:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2023, “about a possible deceased person” in the area of Horse Creek Hot Springs.

According to a news release, deputies arrived to find a man unresponsive in the hot springs.

Troy Erhardt, 41, of Hamilton was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Lemhi County Coroner is investigating the cause of death.