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January 23, 2015

Body recovered from Schuylkill River

Authorities are working to identify the person

Authorities are working to identify the body of an African-American man recovered from the Schuylkill River in Fairmount Park on Thursday, 6abc reports.

First responders were called to the 700 block of Kelly Drive in Fairmount Park on Thursday night to recover the body, which was spotted in the water.

The cause and time of death are also unknown at this time, and an investigation is underway.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Body Recovered