Firefighters pull body from Denver creek |

Firefighters pull body from Denver creek

DENVER – The body of a man believed to be in his 50s was pulled out of Cherry Creek in Denver after a passer-by called authorities.

Denver firefighters pulled the body from the water Wednesday near downtown. Fire Lt. Phil Champagne says the man appears to have been homeless or a transient.

Champagne says the body was likely in the water for a while. Police are investigating the death.

A bike path and walkway run along Cherry Creek in the area and are popular with joggers and cyclists.


Information from: The Denver Post,

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