Flint-Saginaw-Bay City, MI (WNEM) — The search for a missing driver is over after officials say they’ve found his body.

Officials were searching for a 44-year-old Unionville area man after a vehicle was discovered on Friday, Dec. 6, submerged in a ditch on Thomas Road, near Gotham Road, close to Unionville.

READ MORE: What Is The Best Sunscreen For Me? Environmental Working Group Releases Annual Guide

Officials said they believe the vehicle went into the water after midnight on Friday. The water in the ditch, that comes from the Saginaw Bay, is wide and deep.

The Tuscola County Sheriff’s Office, along with Michigan State Police, searched the area. Divers from Huron, Sanilac, and Tuscola counties also searched the waters.

READ MORE: Parole Denied For Don Miller Who Killed 4 Women In Lansing In The 1970s

The man’s body wasn’t found until Monday, Dec. 9, down the road in a swampy area.

The man’s name hasn’t officially been released.

MORE NEWS: Michigan Court Seeks More From Whitmer About Abortion Ban Challenge

The-CNN-Wire™ & © 2019 Cable News Network, Inc., a WarnerMedia Company. All rights reserved.