Body of man, 73, found in Ohio River - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Body of man, 73, found in Ohio River

(Source: Wayne Cross, FOX19 NOW) (Source: Wayne Cross, FOX19 NOW)
EAST END, OH (FOX19) - A body found in the Ohio River Sunday is the man who drove his tractor over an embankment Friday, authorities said.

Ed Wiwi, 73, drove the tractor over a embankment, plunging about 10 feet into the Ohio River below.

He went into the water just west of the Combs-Hehl Bridge.

Boone County Water Rescue retrieved the body around 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Crews brought the body to the docks at the Schmidt Sports Complex in the East End.

The Hamilton County Coroner's Office responded.

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