Body discovered in river near Fort Collins park

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — A body was found in a river near a park in Fort Collins, according to police.

The Fort Collins Police Department said officials are investigating a deceased person found in the river near Legacy Park.

Parts of the park were closed Sunday evening while police searched the scene.

A police spokesman said the Larimer County Coroner’s Office was also at the scene where the body was discovered and the cause of death will be released later.

Authorities did not say how the body was discovered or the identity of the victim.

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