Cleveland firefighters recover body from the Cuyahoga River in the Flats

Cleveland firefighters recover body from the Cuyahoga River in the Flats
Cleveland Fire

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Emergency crews recovered a body from the Cuyahoga River in the Flats Thursday afternoon.

They responded to the 1000 block of Old River Road around 1:30 p.m.

Cleveland firefighters said the victim is a middle-aged man and they believe he has been in the water for several weeks.

The body has been taken to the office of the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner.

At this time, no further information is being released.

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