Created: Mon, 07 Jul 2014 01:43:00 MST
Updated: Tue, 08 Jul 2014 07:37:12 MST
GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. – On Saturday afternoon, rafters discovered a body on the Colorado River near I-70 between mile markers 90 and 91.
After further investigation by emergency personnel from the Colorado River Fire Rescue and the Garfield Sheriff’s Office, search and rescue was called in to retrieve the body.
Currently, no foul play is suspected. Garfield County Sheriff’s officials say this body will undergo an autopsy and the coroner will try to determine the identity of the individual after which the next of kin will be notified.