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Male body recovered from Yellowstone River near Worden

Posted at 7:34 PM, Jul 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-20 21:34:00-04

BILLINGS – Worden firefighters recovered a male body from the Yellowstone River near Worden Saturday evening.

Worden Volunteer Fire Department Chief Lance Taylor said floaters on the river discovered the body on the north bank of the river near North 22nd Road at 4:11 p.m. Saturday.

Taylor said the department used a privately owned boat to recover the body around 6 p.m.

Taylor said authorities were unable to immediately identify the male.

Yellowstone County Sheriffs are investigating the incident.