Fulton County Sheriff finds man in Illinois River

Local News

FULTON, Ill. (WMBD) — The Fulton County Sheriff’s Department found a man unresponsive in the Illinois River.

The sheriff’s department said Bucheart Fire/Rescue, Fulton County Ambulance, and deputies were called to the Illinois River north of Liverpool for reports of a man in the water around 2 p.m. The man was located and pronounced dead by the coroner at 7:23 p.m.

The identity of the victim has not been released, pending family notification. The police do not suspect foul play at this time.

Latest Headlines

Stay Connected

Stay Connected

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Local News

More Local News