OKCFD: Body recovered from river

Oklahoma City Fire Department dive team search the river near Exchange Ave. where a vehicle was found submerged on Friday, August 25, 2017.  (OKCFD)

The Oklahoma City Fire Department reports the recovery of a body from the river near Exchange Ave.

OKCFD was notified on Friday morning of a vehicle in the water. A dive team was dispatched but the vehicle was found empty.

Dive teams returned to the area periodically on Saturday. About 6:00 p.m. the body was located and divers were able to recover it about an hour later. The OKC police fatal accident investigation team was called to take over and complete the investigation into the death.

The identity of the person has not been determined.

Related: OKCFD recovers submerged car from Oklahoma River

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