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Body recovered after car found in lake near Rotorua

A body and car have been recovered from Lake Rotomā, near Rotorua this evening. 

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This comes after police received reports of a vehicle in the water earlier today. 

The Police National Dive Squad were called in to investigate the incident. 

It is not yet clear how long they had been in the lake. 

Inquiries by police are still ongoing.