Fishermen find man’s body in Arkansas River

Posted on: 9:48 am, July 16, 2013, by and

Body found arkansas river

SAND SPRINGS, Okla. – Fisherman found a body in the Arkansas River in Tulsa County overnight.

Officials said the men found it near the Highway 97 bridge in Sand Springs.

Tulsa County Sheriff’s deputies and Sand Springs police managed to get the body out of the water.

They said the victim is a man found partially clothed with no immediate signs of trauma.

Now it is up to the medical examiner to confirm how the man died.

Deputies are contacting other agencies to see if missing person’s reports can help identify the man.