Authorities Investigating North Fond Du Lac Man’s Death

(Fond du Lac) A North Fond du Lac man’s death is currently being investigated by authorities. The city’s police as well as its fire and rescue teams were called to the Fond du Lac River near the 500 block of Water Street around 8:52am Tuesday.

First responders performed a water recovery and retrieved the victim, who was identified as Burton Holstein, from the river. The 49-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene by the Fond du Lac County Medical Examiner’s Office. Authorities say the preliminary investigation shows no signs of foul play. An autopsy we be conducted to determine the cause of death.

The incident remains under investigation. Law enforcement ask anyone with information to contact the city of Fond du Lac Police Department at 920-906-5555.