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PBF Fire Boat, River Rescue and Police Respond After Body Found on the Mon River

Date: May 24, 2020
Incident Type: Body Found
Location: Monongahela River

Just before 6:15 p.m., the Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire - Fire Boat 1 - was dispatched to an area of the Monongahela River near the 4700 block of E. Carson Street as part of a mutual aid request made by Baldwin Borough for reports of a possible body in the water.

Firefighters located the body of a deceased male. EMS River Rescue also responded to retrieve the body, which was transported to the boat house on the North Shore. 

Cause and manner of death will come from the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz