Body recovered from Ohio River

Body recovered from Ohio River

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Emergency crews have responded to a report of a body in the Ohio River.

News & Weather Apps

MetroSafe confirmed that they received the call shortly before 1 p.m. on Friday.  The body was reported near the Muhammad Ali Center in the Ohio River.

LMPD confirmed later Friday afternoon that the body of  a white male had been retreaved from the river and he was pronouced dead at the scene.

LMPD is treating this as a death investigation.

Copyright 2017 WAVE 3 News. All rights reserved.