Body Recovered on the Colorado River
Mesa County, Colo -- Shortly after 11:00 am this morning the Grand Junction Regional Communication Center received a report of a body being found by rafters on the Colorado River. The rafters reported seeing the body west of Fruita and east of the Loma Boat Ramp. Mesa County Deputy's with assistance from Mesa County Search and Rescue, the Bureau of Land Management, Lower Valley Fire Department and the Mesa County Coroner's Office responded to the area. At approximately 2:00 pm a body of a white male was recovered. The body was released to the Coroner who will make identification.