Oct 23, 2016 3:11 PM

Massachusetts State Police Air Wing recovers body of young male from Merrimack River

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TYNGSBOROUGH, Mass. — Police and fire departments recovered the body of a young man from the Merrimack River this afternoon.

Massachusetts State Police Air Wing told police they spotted a body in the river at 11:45 a.m. State police assisted Nashua police departments, which had been searching the river for a missing person.

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However, the identity of the recovered body remains unconfirmed so far.

Police and fire recovered the body at approximately 12:20 p.m.

The incident is still under investigation.

NH1 News will have updates as they become available.

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