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Man found dead in Eagle River identified

MINTURN – The Minturn man whose body was found Tuesday in the Eagle River near Dowd Junction has been identified as Jeffrey Sample.

An autopsy on Sample, 46, was inconclusive in determining his cause of death, said Eagle County Coroner Kara Bettis. More tests will be done, she said.

Officials believe Sample, who was reported missing Monday, may have been fishing. His truck was found nearby.



Staff Writer Edward Stoner can be reached at 970-748-2929 or estoner@vaildaily.com.


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