MACHIAS — Maine game wardens have found the body of a missing hunter in a remote area of Washington County.

Eugene Koehler of Riverside, Pa., was reported missing Wednesday night when he failed to meet the friend with whom he was hunting. Game wardens searched throughout the night and found his body at around 6:10 a.m. Thursday.

The incident remains under investigation but authorities say natural causes are suspected in the death of the 73-year-old Koehler.

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