Onion Lake RCMP have found a body in a ditch west of Nine Mile Road.

On Monday, a deceased adult male was found submerged in a slough by a person walking along the road. The Major Crime Unit North and Forensics Identification Unit from North Battleford were called to the scene to assist.

RCMP say they have identified the male, but have not released the name. Police are in the process of informing the family and investigating the details of the death.