STONY POINT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The body of a father of seven who had been missing for nine days has been found in Harriman State Park by a hiker.

Peretz Sontag, 50, was last seen leaving his Pomona home on March 14.

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His body was discovered in his car Sunday after it apparently went over a ravine, the Journal News reported.

Rockland County Legislator Aron Wieder said Sontag’s body was found near Lake Welch Road after the family had asked searchers to comb the area again.

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Wieder said authorities don’t expect foul play in Sontag’s death.

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