Authorities have identified the man whose body was found Friday evening on the Kleberg County side of the Padre Island National Seashore.

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According to the Kleberg County Sheriff's Office, officers were called out at around 6:20 p.m. Friday to a location about two-and-a-half miles south of the Malaquite Pavilion. Park Rangers had located the body of a 60-year-old man and secured the scene until officers could arrive.

The body was taken to the Nueces County Medical Examiner's Office and identified as that of 60-year-old Kevin Francis O'Toole of New Braunfels, Texas.

O'Toole's death is still under investigation.

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