Body washes ashore in New Smyrna Beach

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (WESH) — A body washed ashore Monday afternoon in New Smyrna Beach, WESH 2 News has learned.

The body was identified as Aron Engberg, 36, officials said.

Shortly before 2 p.m., someone noticed the body in the water near the beach. The person was able to take the body into a sandy area.

According to beach safety officials, a recovery effort was underway.

Investigators believe the body found is related to a missing person’s case that crews have been looking into.


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