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Body found in Sandwich cranberry bog

The body of a 39-year-old man was found in a cranberry bog in Sandwich Tuesday morning, according to the Cape and Islands district attorney’s office.

The body, identified as Daniel Sullivan of Sandwich, was discovered around 7:30 a.m. near Old Country Road. His vehicle was located a short distance away “in an apparent car accident,” the district attorney’s office said in a statement.

State Police and Sandwich police are investigating the matter and the office of the chief medical examiner “has accepted jurisdiction of the case,” according to the district attorney’s office.

Danny McDonald can be reached at daniel.mcdonald@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @Danny__McDonald.