Body recovered near Greenwood boat ramp

Updated: Jul. 19, 2018 at 1:09 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A body has been recovered from the Ohio River.

The Louisville Metro Police Department River Patrol found the body near the Greenwood boat ramp around 11:45 a.m. Thursday, according to LMPD spokesman Dwight Mitchell.

+ Man drowns during
fishing trip on Ohio River

Crews began searching the area on Tuesday when family members told police a man who was fishing with his family drowned.

An autopsy will be performed to confirm the identity of the person.

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