Ocheyedan, IA (KICD — The body of a man reported missing is found along Highway 9.
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office along with the Ocheyedan Fire & Rescue, Osceola County Emergency Management, Iowa State Patrol and Iowa DNR investigated a report of a missing individual. The agencies conducted a search of Ocheyedan and the surrounding area.
As the search continued, the body of 48-year old John Dirks was found in a ditch along Highway 9. Upon examination by the Medical Examiner, Dirks was pronounced dead, at the scene.