MetroSafe: Body recovered from Ohio River in Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville police have started a death investigation after a body in the Ohio River washed ashore Wednesday afternoon. 

MetroSafe confirmed a body was recovered from the river near a dam on the 800 block of N. 27th Street.

No other information has been released.

The body was recovered by Louisville Metro Police Department’s River Patrol, with assistance from the Louisville Metro Fire Dept., EMS and the Coroner’s Office.

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