Emergency crews recover body from Ohio River

Emergency crews recover body from Ohio River

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A body was recovered near the John Roebling Suspension Bridge Monday afternoon, according to the city's fire department. This marks the third body recovered from the Ohio River in the past month.

Around 1:30 p.m., crews dispatched to the Ohio River to recover the body. The victim has not been identified and it is unclear how they ended up in the river or for how long.

The victim was removed and turned over to Cincinnati Police Criminal Investigation Section, fire officials say.

This story will be updated as more information is available.

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