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Man’s Body Found In Spanish Fork Canal

Aug 4, 2021, 10:15 PM | Updated: Aug 5, 2021, 5:24 am
Spanish Fork Police vehicle. (KSL TV)...
Spanish Fork Police vehicle. (KSL TV)
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SPANISH FORK, Utah — A walker on a trail in Spanish Fork found the body of a man in a canal Wednesday night, according to police.

Lt. Brandon Anderson with the Spanish Fork Police Department said foul play is not suspected and they believe the cause of death is drowning.

Police say somebody walking along the trail, which runs parallel along Interstate 15 near Costco and Deseret Meat Packing Plant, found the body of the man in the water and his belongings along the side of the canal.

Police say they believe the man was approximately 60 years old and did not appear to have been in the water very long.

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Man’s Body Found In Spanish Fork Canal