Updated: Man found dead at Pawnee Lake

By: Newsroom

Authorities are investigating the death of a 43–year–old man found dead by Pawnee Lake.

He's been identified as Kirk Whisman, of Hickman.  Sheriff Terry Wagner says his girlfriend called at about 6:40 Friday morning to say her boyfriend was dead.

Wagner says the man's body was found lying on rocks near the waters edge. He says the man, his girlfriend and two others were camping together at the lake overnight. The Sheriff says the investigation at the scene has not found any criminal actions at this time.  An autopsy has been scheduled to determine the cause of death.