George Hiotis

Body Found Under Memorial Bridge

by George Hiotis on January 3, 2014 at 2:41 am

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says he is investigating the discovery of a body under the Memorial Bridge near some train tracks.  The Sheriff says not much information can be released, but it’s possible the victim was struck by a passing train.  The exact time of the incident is not known, but deputies were alerted to the body just after midnight.  The name of the victim has not been released.  The incident remains under investigation.