Body recovered from Jordan River was a woman in her 30s

[UPDATE 7/23 1:49 PM]

Unified Police Department said the body they found in the Jordan River was a female and she was in her 30s. Investigators are still working to identify her.

[STORY AS OF 7/21]

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (ABC4 Utah) – Emergency crews recovered a body from the Jordan River Friday afternoon.

It happened near the Jordan River Parkway Trail near 4500 South in Taylorsville.

Unified police say a couple walking along the Jordan River Parkway Trail spotted the body and called 911.

Investigators arrived and began to process the surrounding areas like a crime scene.

Firefighters using ladder truck & drone to document scene. Police have to treat it like a crime scene until they get more answers @abc4utah pic.twitter.com/qygR8s3N4b

— Glen Beeby (@GlenBeebyNews) July 21, 2017

Crews recovered the body, but say they are unable to determine if the body is male or female.

This is a developing story. We’ll have more information as it becomes available.

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