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Dead body found in the Jordan River

Jan 27, 2022, 12:56 PM | Updated: Dec 29, 2022, 11:47 am

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Salt Lake City fire confirmed a body was found in water. Photo: Jeff Dahdah

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City fire officials found a body in the Jordan River on Thursday.

The Salt Lake City Fire Department public information officer confirmed crews reported to the Jordan River on Thursday.

Crews performed a swift water rescue, However, the individual in the river was dead when they arrived. Officials found the body near 720 North Riverside Drive.

Although homicide detectives came to the scene, SLC police reported it is just standard protocol. Officials offered no other information about the individual found the in the river. 

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