Crews recover man’s body near Willamette River bank in Salem

(Information from: Statesman Journal,

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Crews have recovered a body from a shallow area near the east bank of the Willamette River in Salem.

Salem Fire Deputy Chief Gabe Benmoussa told the Statesman Journal that a water rescue team on Friday recovered the body of a man possibly in his 40s.

Benmoussa says the circumstances surrounding the death were not immediately clear.