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Body recovered from Zoar Valley

Erie County Sheriff's deputies assisted Springville Fire Department in a body recovery from the Cattaraugus Creek.

CONCORD– A body was recovered from the Cattaraugus Creek Tuesday, June 8, near the Cascade Drive bridge (old 219 bridge).

The Springville Fire Department was called around 3 p.m. for a possible drowning.

The Springville Fire Department recovered the body from the Cattaraugus Creek with assistance from the Erie County Sheriff’s Office.

“There is an ongoing investigation on the incident,” said Scott Zylka, executive assistant to the sheriff. “The incident as a whole, proper identification of the victim and notification of the family.”

Zylka would not confirm the victim downed.

An investigation is ongoing.


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2014-07-12 | 23:48:05
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