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UPDATE: Devil’s Lake entrance reopens as authorities investigate death

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Baraboo police at the entrance to Devil's Lake State Park
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Baraboo police at the entrance to Devil's Lake State Park Oct. 14, 2020 where they are investigating a fatal stabbing.

UPDATE (WKOW) -- The entrance to Devil's Lake has reopened following a death investigation at the state park.

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BARABOO (WKOW) -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is currently responding to a death at the south shore of Devil’s Lake State Park.

Jeremy Plautz, captain of the South Center Region of the DNR said the investigation is in the early stages and the property is currently closed to the public.

He gave no indication when the park would reopen.

The DNR is coordinating with Sauk County Sheriff's Department and Baraboo Police Department.

Plautz had no details on the victim or if officials currently are looking for anyone involved in death.

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